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The Resource Cleopatra's nose : 39 varieties of desire, Judith Thurman

Cleopatra's nose : 39 varieties of desire, Judith Thurman

Label
Cleopatra's nose : 39 varieties of desire
Title
Cleopatra's nose
Title remainder
39 varieties of desire
Statement of responsibility
Judith Thurman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Cleopatra's Nose is an exuberant gathering of essays and profiles representing twenty years of Judith Thurman's celebrated writing, particularly her fascination with human vanity, femininity, and "women's work"--Haute couture to literature to commanding empires."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thurman, Judith
Dewey number
814/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3620.H88
LC item number
C57 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
American essays
Label
Cleopatra's nose : 39 varieties of desire, Judith Thurman
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"These essays previously appeared, in slightly different form, in The New Yorker"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- I The Wolf at the Door -- 1. The Wolf at the Door -- 2. Sentimental Reeducation -- 3. Siren Songs -- 4. Doing It in the Road -- 5. Night Kitchens -- 6. Exposure Time -- II Rules of Engagement -- 1. Choosing a Place -- 2. Rules of Engagement -- 3. Not Even a Nice Girl -- 4. A House Divided -- 5. An Unsimple Heart -- III Eminent Victorians -- 1. "Reader, I Married Him" -- 2. Angels and Instincts -- 3. A Reader's Companion -- 4. This Old House -- IV Noblesse de Robe -- 1. Scenes from a Marriage -- 2. Mother of Invention -- 3. The Absolutist -- 4. Hidden Women -- 5. Man of the Cloth -- 6. Noblesse de Robe -- 7. The Misfit -- 8. The Kimono Painter -- 9. Penn a la Carte -- 10. Swann Song -- V Notes for a Time Capsule -- 1. Combat Fatigue -- 2. The White Ball -- 3. Altered States -- 4. String Theory -- 5. Déshabillé Chic -- 6. Broad Stripes, Bright Stars -- 7. Roots -- VI "The Queen, Himself" -- 1. Éminence Rose -- 2. The Candidate's Wife -- 3. Costume of the Country -- 4. The Divine Marquise -- 5. The Queen Himself -- 6. Dressed for Excess -- VII Envoi -- Odd Jobs -- Acknowledgments
Control code
ocm84152840
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 427 pages
Isbn
9780374126513
Lccn
2007005092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)84152840
Label
Cleopatra's nose : 39 varieties of desire, Judith Thurman
Link
Publication
Note
"These essays previously appeared, in slightly different form, in The New Yorker"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- I The Wolf at the Door -- 1. The Wolf at the Door -- 2. Sentimental Reeducation -- 3. Siren Songs -- 4. Doing It in the Road -- 5. Night Kitchens -- 6. Exposure Time -- II Rules of Engagement -- 1. Choosing a Place -- 2. Rules of Engagement -- 3. Not Even a Nice Girl -- 4. A House Divided -- 5. An Unsimple Heart -- III Eminent Victorians -- 1. "Reader, I Married Him" -- 2. Angels and Instincts -- 3. A Reader's Companion -- 4. This Old House -- IV Noblesse de Robe -- 1. Scenes from a Marriage -- 2. Mother of Invention -- 3. The Absolutist -- 4. Hidden Women -- 5. Man of the Cloth -- 6. Noblesse de Robe -- 7. The Misfit -- 8. The Kimono Painter -- 9. Penn a la Carte -- 10. Swann Song -- V Notes for a Time Capsule -- 1. Combat Fatigue -- 2. The White Ball -- 3. Altered States -- 4. String Theory -- 5. Déshabillé Chic -- 6. Broad Stripes, Bright Stars -- 7. Roots -- VI "The Queen, Himself" -- 1. Éminence Rose -- 2. The Candidate's Wife -- 3. Costume of the Country -- 4. The Divine Marquise -- 5. The Queen Himself -- 6. Dressed for Excess -- VII Envoi -- Odd Jobs -- Acknowledgments
Control code
ocm84152840
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 427 pages
Isbn
9780374126513
Lccn
2007005092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)84152840

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