The Resource The magnificent Ambersons, Booth Tarkington, (electronic resource)

The magnificent Ambersons, Booth Tarkington, (electronic resource)

Label
The magnificent Ambersons
Title
The magnificent Ambersons
Statement of responsibility
Booth Tarkington
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize when it was first published in 1918. The Magnificent Ambersons chronicles the changing fortunes of three generations of an American dynasty. The protagonist of Booth Tarkington's great historical drama is George Amberson Minafer, the spoiled and arrogant grandson of the founder of the family's magnificence. Eclipsed by a new breed of developers, financiers, and manufacturers, this pampered scion begins his gradual descent from the midwestern aristocracy to the working class
Member of
Summary
The rise and fall of a prominent Hoosier family centers around the life and experiences of George Amberson Menafer, a spoiled young man
Theme
Award
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1919.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
058512
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1869-1946
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tarkington, Booth
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS2972
LC item number
.M25 1998eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Modern Library Classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Children of the rich
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Mothers and sons
  • Social change
  • Indiana
Target audience
adult
Label
The magnificent Ambersons, Booth Tarkington, (electronic resource)
Link
http://overdrive.ebrpl.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2F8A934B-0CE8-4211-8F34-44EEAA7DD92E
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1998 Modern Library pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 268 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780679642008
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)743816169
Label
The magnificent Ambersons, Booth Tarkington, (electronic resource)
Link
http://overdrive.ebrpl.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2F8A934B-0CE8-4211-8F34-44EEAA7DD92E
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1998 Modern Library pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 268 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780679642008
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)743816169

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