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The Resource The wave in the mind : talks and essays on the writer, the reader, and the imagination, Ursula K. Le Guin, (electronic resource)

The wave in the mind : talks and essays on the writer, the reader, and the imagination, Ursula K. Le Guin, (electronic resource)

Label
The wave in the mind : talks and essays on the writer, the reader, and the imagination
Title
The wave in the mind
Title remainder
talks and essays on the writer, the reader, and the imagination
Statement of responsibility
Ursula K. Le Guin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author presents a collection of nonfiction writings, including essays on such topics as Tolstoy, Tolkien, women's shoes, Mark Twain, family life, and beauty, as well as autobiographical writings and reflections on the arts of reading and writing
Summary
The author presents a collection of nonfiction writings, including essays on such topics as Tolstoy, Tolkien, women's shoes, Mark Twain, family life, and beauty, as well as autobiographical writings and reflections on the arts of reading and writing
Tone
Award
Locus Award for Best Nonfiction/Related/Reference Book, 2005.
Action
digitized
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
156006
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
talks and essays on the writer, the reader, and the imagination
Label
The wave in the mind : talks and essays on the writer, the reader, and the imagination, Ursula K. Le Guin, (electronic resource)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=2986371
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Personal matters -- Introducing myself -- Being taken for granite -- Indian uncles -- My libraries -- My island -- On the frontier -- Readings -- All happy families -- Things not actually present: On the book of fantasy and J.L. Borges -- Reading young, reading old: Mark Twain's diaries of Adam and Eve -- Thinking about Cordwainer Smith -- Strews-rhythm in poetry and prose -- Rhythmic pattern in The Lord of the rings -- The wilderness within: The sleeping beauty and "the poacher" -- Off the page: loud cows: a talk and a poem about reading aloud -- Discussions and opinions -- Fact and/or/plus fiction -- Award and gender -- On genetic determinism -- About feet -- Dogs, cars, and dancers: thoughts about beauty -- Collectors, rhymesters, and drummers -- Telling is listening -- The operating instructions -- "A war without end" -- On writing -- A matter of trust -- The writer and the character -- Unquestioned assumptions -- Prides: an essay on writing workshops -- The question I get asked most often -- Old body not writing -- The writer on, and at, her work
Control code
ocn607030082
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (x, 304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780834825635
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
EB00687918
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C267058A-AEB9-4848-A3B8-57070A5EDC2F
System control number
(OCoLC)607030082
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The wave in the mind : talks and essays on the writer, the reader, and the imagination, Ursula K. Le Guin, (electronic resource)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=2986371
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Personal matters -- Introducing myself -- Being taken for granite -- Indian uncles -- My libraries -- My island -- On the frontier -- Readings -- All happy families -- Things not actually present: On the book of fantasy and J.L. Borges -- Reading young, reading old: Mark Twain's diaries of Adam and Eve -- Thinking about Cordwainer Smith -- Strews-rhythm in poetry and prose -- Rhythmic pattern in The Lord of the rings -- The wilderness within: The sleeping beauty and "the poacher" -- Off the page: loud cows: a talk and a poem about reading aloud -- Discussions and opinions -- Fact and/or/plus fiction -- Award and gender -- On genetic determinism -- About feet -- Dogs, cars, and dancers: thoughts about beauty -- Collectors, rhymesters, and drummers -- Telling is listening -- The operating instructions -- "A war without end" -- On writing -- A matter of trust -- The writer and the character -- Unquestioned assumptions -- Prides: an essay on writing workshops -- The question I get asked most often -- Old body not writing -- The writer on, and at, her work
Control code
ocn607030082
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (x, 304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780834825635
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
EB00687918
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C267058A-AEB9-4848-A3B8-57070A5EDC2F
System control number
(OCoLC)607030082
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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