The Resource The complete book of aunts, Rupert Christiansen with Beth Brophy ; illustrated by Stephanie von Reiswitz

The complete book of aunts, Rupert Christiansen with Beth Brophy ; illustrated by Stephanie von Reiswitz

Label
The complete book of aunts
Title
The complete book of aunts
Statement of responsibility
Rupert Christiansen with Beth Brophy ; illustrated by Stephanie von Reiswitz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws from real-life examples and literary and historical sources to celebrate the myriad varieties of aunt personalities and to pay tribute to the unique relationship between aunts and their nieces and nephews
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Christiansen, Rupert
Dewey number
306.87
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ759.94
LC item number
.C48 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brophy, Beth
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aunts
  • Aunts in literature
  • Aunts
Label
The complete book of aunts, Rupert Christiansen with Beth Brophy ; illustrated by Stephanie von Reiswitz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Whether nice or nasty, bossy, timid, disappointed or eccentric, an aunt offers her brood of nieces and nephews another angle on the world and another insight into it."--Provided by the publisher
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A short history of the aunt -- Mothering aunts -- Heroic aunts -- X-rated aunts -- Brand-name aunts -- Exotic and eccentric aunts -- Damned bad aunts -- Literary aunts -- Fairy tale aunts -- Honorary aunties -- The good aunt guide -- Epilogue: Aunt Janet -- Acknowledgments
Control code
ocm80358576
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780446580748
Lccn
2007001730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)80358576
Label
The complete book of aunts, Rupert Christiansen with Beth Brophy ; illustrated by Stephanie von Reiswitz
Publication
Note
"Whether nice or nasty, bossy, timid, disappointed or eccentric, an aunt offers her brood of nieces and nephews another angle on the world and another insight into it."--Provided by the publisher
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A short history of the aunt -- Mothering aunts -- Heroic aunts -- X-rated aunts -- Brand-name aunts -- Exotic and eccentric aunts -- Damned bad aunts -- Literary aunts -- Fairy tale aunts -- Honorary aunties -- The good aunt guide -- Epilogue: Aunt Janet -- Acknowledgments
Control code
ocm80358576
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780446580748
Lccn
2007001730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)80358576

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