The Resource Sad stories of the death of kings, Barry Gifford ; foreword by Rob Christopher

Sad stories of the death of kings, Barry Gifford ; foreword by Rob Christopher

Label
Sad stories of the death of kings
Title
Sad stories of the death of kings
Statement of responsibility
Barry Gifford ; foreword by Rob Christopher
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collects stories centering on a boy named Roy and the people he encounters growing up without a father in postwar Chicago
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gifford, Barry
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.I283
LC item number
S23 2010
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Sad stories of the death of kings, Barry Gifford ; foreword by Rob Christopher
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Chop suey joint
  • Significance
  • Einstein's son
  • Albanian florist
  • Weeper
  • Swedish bakery
  • Man who swallowed the world
  • Ghost ship
  • Caca negra
  • Roy's first car
  • Age of fable
  • Carterista
  • Crime and punishment
  • American language
  • Lonely are the brave
  • Force of evil
  • Choice
  • Bad girls
  • Sudden demise of Sharkface Bensky
  • Portrait of the artist with four other guys
  • Starving dogs of Little Croatia
  • Great failure
  • In the land of the dead
  • Secret of the universe
  • Far from anywhere
  • Rain in the distance
  • Bad night at the Del Prado
  • Theory of the leisure class
  • Innamorata
  • Exception
  • Close encounters of the right kind
  • Blue people
  • Irredeemable
  • Call of the wild
  • Arabian nights
  • Last plane out of Chungking
  • Coda: the vanished gardens of Cordoba
  • Sad stories of the death of kings
  • Sultan
  • Liberian condition
  • Six million and one
  • War and peace
Edition
Seven Stories Press 1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 201 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036858382
Label
Sad stories of the death of kings, Barry Gifford ; foreword by Rob Christopher
Link
Publication
Contents
  • Chop suey joint
  • Significance
  • Einstein's son
  • Albanian florist
  • Weeper
  • Swedish bakery
  • Man who swallowed the world
  • Ghost ship
  • Caca negra
  • Roy's first car
  • Age of fable
  • Carterista
  • Crime and punishment
  • American language
  • Lonely are the brave
  • Force of evil
  • Choice
  • Bad girls
  • Sudden demise of Sharkface Bensky
  • Portrait of the artist with four other guys
  • Starving dogs of Little Croatia
  • Great failure
  • In the land of the dead
  • Secret of the universe
  • Far from anywhere
  • Rain in the distance
  • Bad night at the Del Prado
  • Theory of the leisure class
  • Innamorata
  • Exception
  • Close encounters of the right kind
  • Blue people
  • Irredeemable
  • Call of the wild
  • Arabian nights
  • Last plane out of Chungking
  • Coda: the vanished gardens of Cordoba
  • Sad stories of the death of kings
  • Sultan
  • Liberian condition
  • Six million and one
  • War and peace
Edition
Seven Stories Press 1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 201 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036858382

Library Locations

  • Internet ArchiveBorrow it
    300 Funston Ave, San Francisco, CA, 94118, US
    37.7823215 -122.4716373

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...