skip to content
A patchwork planet Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

A patchwork planet

Author: Anne Tyler
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st trade edView all editions and formats
Summary:
A lovable loser tries to get his life in order. He is Barnaby Gaitlin, 30, the black sheep of a rich Baltimore family, ex-juvenile delinquent who specialized in housebreaking for kicks. He works for Rent-a-Back, moving furniture for old people, and dreams of having a future.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Tyler, Anne.
Patchwork planet.
New York : A.A. Knopf, 1998
(OCoLC)605490475
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Tyler
ISBN: 037540256X 9780375402562 0701167963 9780701167967 9780449003985 0449003981 0375702903 9780375702907 080411918X 9780804119184
OCLC Number: 38522009
Description: 287 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Anne Tyler.
More information:

Abstract:

Barnaby Gaitlin is a loser - just short of 30, he's the black sheep of a philanthropic Baltimore family. He has an almost pathological curiosity about other people's lives, and a hopeless charm which  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/38522009> # A patchwork planet
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "38522009" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/533391#Topic/men_conduct_of_life_fiction> ; # Men--Conduct of life--Fiction
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204292> ; # Maryland--Baltimore.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh95010998> ; # Men--Conduct of life
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/533391#Topic/charities_maryland_baltimore> ; # Charities--Maryland--Baltimore
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896624> ; # Domestic fiction
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/533391#Place/baltimore_md> ; # Baltimore (Md.)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1015986> ; # Men--Conduct of life
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/852404> ; # Charities
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/533391#Place/united_states> ; # United States
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.54/e21/> ;
    schema:bookEdition "1st trade ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/39384885> ; # Anne Tyler
    schema:datePublished "1998" ;
    schema:description "A lovable loser tries to get his life in order. He is Barnaby Gaitlin, 30, the black sheep of a rich Baltimore family, ex-juvenile delinquent who specialized in housebreaking for kicks. He works for Rent-a-Back, moving furniture for old people, and dreams of having a future."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/533391> ;
    schema:genre "Domestic fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/605490475> ;
    schema:name "A patchwork planet"@en ;
    schema:productID "38522009" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/38522009#PublicationEvent/new_york_a_a_knopf_1998> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/533391#Agent/a_a_knopf> ; # A.A. Knopf
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/samples/random041/98084431.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780375402562> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780804119184> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780449003985> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780701167967> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780375702907> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/38522009> ;
    .


Related Entities

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

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/533391#Agent/a_a_knopf> # A.A. Knopf
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "A.A. Knopf" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/533391#Place/baltimore_md> # Baltimore (Md.)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Baltimore (Md.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/533391#Place/united_states> # United States
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/533391#Topic/men_conduct_of_life_fiction> # Men--Conduct of life--Fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Men--Conduct of life--Fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh95010998> # Men--Conduct of life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Men--Conduct of life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1015986> # Men--Conduct of life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Men--Conduct of life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204292> # Maryland--Baltimore.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Maryland--Baltimore." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/852404> # Charities
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Charities"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896624> # Domestic fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Domestic fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/39384885> # Anne Tyler
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Tyler" ;
    schema:givenName "Anne" ;
    schema:name "Anne Tyler" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780375402562>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "037540256X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780375402562" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780375702907>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0375702903" ;
    schema:isbn "9780375702907" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780449003985>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0449003981" ;
    schema:isbn "9780449003985" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780701167967>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0701167963" ;
    schema:isbn "9780701167967" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780804119184>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "080411918X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780804119184" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/605490475>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Patchwork planet." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/38522009> ; # A patchwork planet
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.