The Resource The last days of Ptolemy Grey, Walter Mosley

The last days of Ptolemy Grey, Walter Mosley

Label
The last days of Ptolemy Grey
Title
The last days of Ptolemy Grey
Statement of responsibility
Walter Mosley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ptolemy Grey is a 91-year-old man, suffering from dementia and living as a recluse in his Los Angeles apartment. Then Robyn Small, a 17-year-old family friend, appears and helps clean up his apartment and straighten out his life. A reinvigorated Ptolemy volunteers for an experimental medical program that restores his mind, and he uses his last days--shortened now by the medical experiment--to delve into the mystery of the recent drive-by shooting death of his great-nephew, Reggie
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Mosley, Walter
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.O88456
LC item number
L37 2011
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Older African Americans
  • African American families
  • Old age
  • Memory
Label
The last days of Ptolemy Grey, Walter Mosley
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
First Riverhead trade paperback edition.
Extent
1 online resource (277 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035907543
Label
The last days of Ptolemy Grey, Walter Mosley
Link
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
First Riverhead trade paperback edition.
Extent
1 online resource (277 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035907543

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