The Resource Villa incognito, Tom Robbins, (electronic resource)

Villa incognito, Tom Robbins, (electronic resource)

Label
Villa incognito
Title
Villa incognito
Statement of responsibility
Tom Robbins
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Imagine that there are American MIAs who chose to remain missing after the Vietnam War. Imagine that there is a family in which four generations of strong, alluring women have shared a mysterious connection to an outlandish figure from Japanese folklore. Imagine just those things (don't even try to imagine the love story) and you'll have a foretaste of Tom Robbins' eighth and perhaps most beautifully crafted novel -- a work as timeless as myth yet as topical as today ... This is a book about identity, masquerade and disguise, celebrating existence and challenging our ideas about it. To say much more about a novel as fresh and surprising as Villa incognito would run the risk of diluting the sheer fun of reading it
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robbins, Tom
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3568.O233
LC item number
V55 2008ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Barrett Whitener
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Whitener, Barrett
  • Books on Tape, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Missing in action
  • Mothers and daughters
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • Seattle (Wash.)
  • California
  • Washington (State)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Villa incognito, Tom Robbins, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 7:41:26
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn219616062
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781415951811
Isbn Type
(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System control number
(OCoLC)219616062
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 110517 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Villa incognito, Tom Robbins, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 7:41:26
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn219616062
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781415951811
Isbn Type
(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System control number
(OCoLC)219616062
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 110517 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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