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The Resource Billy Bathgate : a novel, E.L. Doctorow

Billy Bathgate : a novel, E.L. Doctorow

Label
Billy Bathgate : a novel
Title
Billy Bathgate
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
E.L. Doctorow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Billy Bathgate, a boy who has insinuated himself into the inner circle of the notorious Dutch Schultz gang to become apprentice and protege to one of the great murdering gangsters
Summary
Young Billy Bathgate witnesses atrocities of the crime world in his introduction to a brutal and unsparing life that takes him through the heart of the city and the rural underworld in Depression-era America
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 1989.
  • PEN/Faulkner Award, 1990.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
024438
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Doctorow, E. L.
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3554.O3
LC item number
B55 1989
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schultz, Dutch
  • Criminals
Target audience
adult
Label
Billy Bathgate : a novel, E.L. Doctorow
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Of the first edition ... three hundred copies have been specially bound. These books are signed by the author and numbered 1 to 300"--Prelim. p. [1]
  • "A limited first edition of this book has been privately printed by the Franklin Library"--Verso of t.p
Control code
13950917
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
[10], 323, [2] p.
Isbn
9780394525297
Lccn
88042820 //r932
System control number
  • (InCu)1D398152D18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol00149850
Label
Billy Bathgate : a novel, E.L. Doctorow
Publication
Note
  • "Of the first edition ... three hundred copies have been specially bound. These books are signed by the author and numbered 1 to 300"--Prelim. p. [1]
  • "A limited first edition of this book has been privately printed by the Franklin Library"--Verso of t.p
Control code
13950917
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
[10], 323, [2] p.
Isbn
9780394525297
Lccn
88042820 //r932
System control number
  • (InCu)1D398152D18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol00149850

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