The Resource Dear friend, from my life I write to you in your life, Yiyun Li

Dear friend, from my life I write to you in your life, Yiyun Li

Label
Dear friend, from my life I write to you in your life
Title
Dear friend, from my life I write to you in your life
Statement of responsibility
Yiyun Li
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Yiyun Li's searing personal story of hospitalizations for depression and thoughts of suicide is interlaced with reflections on the solace and affirmations of life and personhood that Li found in reading the journals, diaries, and fiction of other writers: William Trevor, Katherine Mansfield, and more"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 813/.6
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Dear friend, from my life I write to you in your life, Yiyun Li
Label
Dear friend, from my life I write to you in your life, Yiyun Li
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-205)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dear friend, from my life I write to you in your life -- Amongst people -- Memory is a melodrama from which no one is exempt -- Two lives -- Amongst characters -- To speak is to blunder but I venture -- Either/or : a chorus of miscellany -- Reading William Trevor
Control code
ocn949639535
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9780399589096
Lccn
2016017675
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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  • BK0018819990
  • (OCoLC)949639535

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