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The Resource Great American authors read from their works : complete collection, Nelson Algren, John Updike, Philip Roth, James Baldwin, William Styron, Bernard Malamud, James Jones

Great American authors read from their works : complete collection, Nelson Algren, John Updike, Philip Roth, James Baldwin, William Styron, Bernard Malamud, James Jones

Label
Great American authors read from their works : complete collection
Title
Great American authors read from their works
Title remainder
complete collection
Statement of responsibility
Nelson Algren, John Updike, Philip Roth, James Baldwin, William Styron, Bernard Malamud, James Jones
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These recordings of twentieth-century American authors interpreting their own works were highly praised when first released in the 1960s. Today the cultural and historical value of these recordings makes them an essential part of our literary heritage
Cataloging source
BLACP
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS507
LC item number
.G743 2014d
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Nelson Algren, John Updike, Philip Roth, James Baldwin, William Styron, Bernard Malamud, James Jones
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1924-1987
  • 1925-2006
  • 1921-1977
  • 1909-1981
  • 1924-1987
  • 1924-1987
  • 1925-2006
  • 1921-1977
  • 1909-1981
  • 1921-1977
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baldwin, James
  • Styron, William
  • Jones, James
  • Roth, Philip
  • Algren, Nelson
  • Malamud, Bernard
  • Updike, John
  • Baldwin, James
  • Baldwin, James
  • Styron, William
  • Jones, James
  • Roth, Philip
  • Algren, Nelson
  • Malamud, Bernard
  • Updike, John
  • Jones, James
  • Calliope Author Readings (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American fiction
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Great American authors read from their works : complete collection, Nelson Algren, John Updike, Philip Roth, James Baldwin, William Styron, Bernard Malamud, James Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Previously released by Calliope Author Readings
  • Duration: 2:30:00
  • Compact discs
  • "Tracks every 3 minutes for easy bookmarking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V.1. James Baldwin reading from Another country -- James Baldwin reading from Giovanni's room -- William Styron reading from Lie down in darkness -- James Jones reading from From here to eternity -- Philip Roth reading from Letting go -- v. 2. Nelson Algren reading from The man with the golden arm -- Bernard Malamud reading "The mourners" from The magic barrel -- John Updike reading "Lifeguard" from Pigeon feathers and other stories -- James Jones reading from The thin red line
Control code
ocn881451694
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
2 audio discs (2 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781094095684
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9781094095684
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
Z9819
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Stock number
  • ZP9819
  • ZE9819
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Great American authors read from their works : complete collection, Nelson Algren, John Updike, Philip Roth, James Baldwin, William Styron, Bernard Malamud, James Jones
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Previously released by Calliope Author Readings
  • Duration: 2:30:00
  • Compact discs
  • "Tracks every 3 minutes for easy bookmarking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V.1. James Baldwin reading from Another country -- James Baldwin reading from Giovanni's room -- William Styron reading from Lie down in darkness -- James Jones reading from From here to eternity -- Philip Roth reading from Letting go -- v. 2. Nelson Algren reading from The man with the golden arm -- Bernard Malamud reading "The mourners" from The magic barrel -- John Updike reading "Lifeguard" from Pigeon feathers and other stories -- James Jones reading from The thin red line
Control code
ocn881451694
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
2 audio discs (2 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781094095684
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9781094095684
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
Z9819
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Stock number
  • ZP9819
  • ZE9819
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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