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The Resource A confederacy of dunces, by John Kennedy Toole, (sound recording)

A confederacy of dunces, by John Kennedy Toole, (sound recording)

Label
A confederacy of dunces
Title
A confederacy of dunces
Statement of responsibility
by John Kennedy Toole
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ignatius J. Reilly of New Orleans, selfish, domineering, deluded, tragic and larger than life, is a noble crusader against a world of dunces. He is a modern-day Quixote beset by giants of the modern age. In magnificent revolt against the twentieth century, Ignatius propels his monstrous bulk among the flesh posts of the fallen city, documenting life on his Big Chief tablets as he goes, until his maroon-haired mother decrees that Ignatius must work
Cataloging source
JBL
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1937-1969
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Toole, John Kennedy
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3570.O54
LC item number
C66 1997ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Barrett Whitener
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
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Whitener, Barrett
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  • Mothers and sons
  • Young men
  • Mothers and sons
  • Social reformers
  • New Orleans (La.)
Target audience
general
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A confederacy of dunces, by John Kennedy Toole, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
11 audio discs (13 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Isbn
9780786198795
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Note
Set includes: 11 compact discs.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Z1978
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm60330173
  • (OCoLC)60330173
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A confederacy of dunces, by John Kennedy Toole, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
11 audio discs (13 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Isbn
9780786198795
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Note
Set includes: 11 compact discs.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Z1978
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm60330173
  • (OCoLC)60330173
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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