The Resource Heir to the glimmering world, Cynthia Ozick, (ebook)

Heir to the glimmering world, Cynthia Ozick, (ebook)

Label
Heir to the glimmering world
Title
Heir to the glimmering world
Statement of responsibility
Cynthia Ozick
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the 1930s, New York is swarming with Europe's ousted dreamers, alien families adapting to a new world. Rose Meadows unknowingly enters the lives of one such family when she answers an ad for an "assistant" to a Herr Mitwisser, the patriarch of a large household living in an obscure little neighborhood, in a remote corner of the sparse and weedy northeast Bronx. With an uncertain future, and no clear idea of her duties, Rose-orphaned at eighteen and recently turned out by lover-has become a refugee among refugees. Expelled from Berlin's elite, Professor Mitwisser-a researcher obsessed with an arcane religious doctrine-lives with his wife, a prominent physicist now quietly going mad, and Anneliese, their willful sixteen-year-old daughter. When Anneliese's fierce longing draws a new outcast into the fold-a vagrant actor running from fame-it's up to Rose to quell the emotional, sexual, spiritual, and societal tempests brewing within the Mitwissers unsettled home
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Ozick, Cynthia
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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hoopla digital
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  • Inheritance and succession
  • Children of authors
  • Jewish refugees
  • Jewish families
  • Benefactors
  • Rich people
  • Nannies
  • Orphans
  • Electronic books
  • Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Heir to the glimmering world, Cynthia Ozick, (ebook)
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780547526799
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11938297
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11938297
System control number
MWT11938297
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Heir to the glimmering world, Cynthia Ozick, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780547526799
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11938297
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11938297
System control number
MWT11938297
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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