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The Resource The grass is singing, Doris Lessing, (electronic resource)

The grass is singing, Doris Lessing, (electronic resource)

Label
The grass is singing
Title
The grass is singing
Statement of responsibility
Doris Lessing
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in South Africa under white rule, [this book is] both a ... chronicle of human disintegration and an ... understated social critique. Mary Turner is a self-confident, independent young woman who becomes the depressed, frustrated wife of an ineffectual, unsuccessful farmer. Little by little the ennui of years on the farm work their slow poison, and Mary's despair progresses until the fateful arrival of an enigmatic and virile black servant, Moses.... Mary and Moses - master and slave - are trapped in a web of mounting attraction and repulsion. -Back cover
Summary
In colonial South Africa, the wife of a poor former and an unusual black servant are drawn into a dance of attraction and revulsion that eventually leads to violence. Reprint
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
040544
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The grass is singing, Doris Lessing, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E61B401C-6FD3-4FB2-BFE6-CA5419D52350
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocn841413852
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Harper Perennial Modern Classics ed.
Extent
1 online resource (238, 26 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062294999
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E61B401C-6FD3-4FB2-BFE6-CA5419D52350
System control number
(OCoLC)841413852
Label
The grass is singing, Doris Lessing, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E61B401C-6FD3-4FB2-BFE6-CA5419D52350
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocn841413852
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Harper Perennial Modern Classics ed.
Extent
1 online resource (238, 26 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062294999
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E61B401C-6FD3-4FB2-BFE6-CA5419D52350
System control number
(OCoLC)841413852

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