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On beauty, Zadie Smith

Label
On beauty
Title
On beauty
Statement of responsibility
Zadie Smith
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Howard Belsey, a Rembrandt scholar who doesn't like Rembrandt, is an Englishman abroad and a long-suffering Professor at Wellington College in New England. He has been married for thirty years to Kiki, an American woman who no longer resembles the sexy activist she once was. Their three children passionately pursue their own paths, and faced with the oppressive enthusiasms of his children, Howard feels that the first two acts of his life are over and he has no clear plans for the finale. Then Jerome, Howard's oldest son, falls for Victoria, the stunning daughter of the right-wing icon Monty Kipps. Increasingly, the two families find themselves thrown together in a beautiful corner of America, enacting a cultural and personal war against the background of real wars that they barely register..
Awards note
Winner of the Orange Prize for Fiction 2006.
Cataloging source
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Dewey number
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Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
On beauty, Zadie Smith
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On beauty, Zadie Smith
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9669412
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Dimensions
22 cm.
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Extent
445 pages
Isbn
9780143037743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) NE102634
  • (Uk)013220770

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