zum Inhalt wechseln
A buyer's market, a novel. Titelvorschau
SchließenTitelvorschau
Prüfung…

A buyer's market, a novel.

Verfasser/in: Anthony Powell
Verlag: London, Heinemann [1952]
Ausgabe/Format   Print book : Belletristik : EnglischAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
Datenbank:WorldCat
Zusammenfassung:
In this second volume of the series "A Dance to the Music of Time,"we see [Nicholas Jenkins] entering the ballrooms of high society while also discovering the London demimonde of the late 1920s... Nearly the entire first half of the novel is dedicated to a single evening, where Jenkins describes the participants of a dinner, a dance and a seedy part in exhaustive detail. Here we see more clearly than the first novel  Weiterlesen…
Bewertung:

(noch nicht bewertet) 0 mit Rezensionen - Verfassen Sie als Erste eine Rezension.

Themen
Ähnliche Titel

 

Exemplar ausleihen

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Suche nach Bibliotheken, die diesen Titel besitzen ...

Details

Gattung/Form: Fiction
Physisches Format Online version:
Powell, Anthony, 1905-2000.
Buyer's market.
London, Heinemann [1952]
(OCoLC)609595026
Medientyp: Belletristik
Dokumenttyp: Buch
Alle Autoren: Anthony Powell
OCLC-Nummer: 1214623
Beschreibung: 274 pages 19 cm

Abstract:

In this second volume of the series "A Dance to the Music of Time,"we see [Nicholas Jenkins] entering the ballrooms of high society while also discovering the London demimonde of the late 1920s... Nearly the entire first half of the novel is dedicated to a single evening, where Jenkins describes the participants of a dinner, a dance and a seedy part in exhaustive detail. Here we see more clearly than the first novel Powell's conception of his social circle over the decades as a dance. Stringham and Widmerpool, among other characters from the first novel, enter Jenkins' life again after a gap of several years, but no sooner do they show up than they are cast away by new fates. With Jenkins' greater maturity comes a recognition of more important societal concerns in 1920s England. One character's awkwardly closeted homosexuality creates complications for Jenkins' circle, as does the need for a young female character to procure an abortion when it was seriously illegal. By the end of the novel, Jenkins has even entered among political radicals... --Amazon.com.

Rezensionen

Nutzer-Rezensionen
Suche nach GoodReads-Rezensionen
Suche nach DOGObooks-Rezensionen…

Tags

Tragen Sie als Erste Tags ein.

Ähnliche Titel

Anfrage bestätigen

Sie haben diesen Titel bereits angefordert. Wenn Sie trotzdem fortfahren möchten, klicken Sie auf OK.

Verlinkung


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1214623> # A buyer's market, a novel.
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "1214623" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> ; # Manners and customs
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.91/e18/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54031610#Place/great_britain> ; # Great Britain
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54031610#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/59098129> ; # Anthony Powell
   schema:datePublished "1952" ;
   schema:description "In this second volume of the series "A Dance to the Music of Time,"we see [Nicholas Jenkins] entering the ballrooms of high society while also discovering the London demimonde of the late 1920s... Nearly the entire first half of the novel is dedicated to a single evening, where Jenkins describes the participants of a dinner, a dance and a seedy part in exhaustive detail. Here we see more clearly than the first novel Powell's conception of his social circle over the decades as a dance. Stringham and Widmerpool, among other characters from the first novel, enter Jenkins' life again after a gap of several years, but no sooner do they show up than they are cast away by new fates. With Jenkins' greater maturity comes a recognition of more important societal concerns in 1920s England. One character's awkwardly closeted homosexuality creates complications for Jenkins' circle, as does the need for a young female character to procure an abortion when it was seriously illegal. By the end of the novel, Jenkins has even entered among political radicals... --Amazon.com."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/54031610> ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/609595026> ;
   schema:name "A buyer's market, a novel."@en ;
   schema:productID "1214623" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1214623#PublicationEvent/london_heinemann1952> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54031610#Agent/heinemann> ; # Heinemann
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1214623> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> # Manners and customs
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Manners and customs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/59098129> # Anthony Powell
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1905" ;
   schema:deathDate "2000" ;
   schema:familyName "Powell" ;
   schema:givenName "Anthony" ;
   schema:name "Anthony Powell" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/609595026>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Buyer's market." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1214623> ; # A buyer's market, a novel.
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Fenster schließen

Bitte in WorldCat einloggen 

Sie haben kein Konto? Sie können sehr einfach ein kostenloses Konto anlegen,.