The Resource Rough beauty : forty seasons of mountain living, Karen Auvinen ; watercolor illustrations by Greg Marquez

Rough beauty : forty seasons of mountain living, Karen Auvinen ; watercolor illustrations by Greg Marquez

Label
Rough beauty : forty seasons of mountain living
Title
Rough beauty
Title remainder
forty seasons of mountain living
Statement of responsibility
Karen Auvinen ; watercolor illustrations by Greg Marquez
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A memoir by an award-winning poet describes her retreats to a primitive mountain cabin to write in solitude and find answers to life's big questions, describing how a fire forced her to reconcile her conflicting needs for isolation and community
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
FMG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Auvinen, Karen
Dewey number
  • 978.8/034092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT275.A927
LC item number
A3 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Marquez, Greg
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Auvinen, Karen
  • Authors, American
  • Mountain life
  • Solitude
  • Rocky Mountains
Label
Rough beauty : forty seasons of mountain living, Karen Auvinen ; watercolor illustrations by Greg Marquez
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The hard prayer -- Part I. Marlboro woman -- Good girl -- Saying no -- Marlboro woman -- Part II. Refuge -- Summer into fall -- Winter -- Spring -- Summer -- Part III. Home of the somewhat feral -- Controlled burn -- Home of the somewhat feral -- Fuck T.S. Eliot -- The book of mornings -- Part IV. A season of voluptuousness -- Loving Elvis -- Yajna: fire ceremony -- A season of voluptuousness -- Epilogue: The fox who came to dinner
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 303 pages
Isbn
9781501152283
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1037952003
  • (OCoLC)1037952003
Label
Rough beauty : forty seasons of mountain living, Karen Auvinen ; watercolor illustrations by Greg Marquez
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The hard prayer -- Part I. Marlboro woman -- Good girl -- Saying no -- Marlboro woman -- Part II. Refuge -- Summer into fall -- Winter -- Spring -- Summer -- Part III. Home of the somewhat feral -- Controlled burn -- Home of the somewhat feral -- Fuck T.S. Eliot -- The book of mornings -- Part IV. A season of voluptuousness -- Loving Elvis -- Yajna: fire ceremony -- A season of voluptuousness -- Epilogue: The fox who came to dinner
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 303 pages
Isbn
9781501152283
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1037952003
  • (OCoLC)1037952003

Library Locations

    • Vancouver Public Library, Central Library (Open with Limited Services - Children’s Library, Level 2 and Level 3)Borrow it
      350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 6B1, CA
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    • Vancouver Public Library, Kerrisdale Branch (Open with Limited Services)Borrow it
      2112 West 42nd Ave., Vancouver, BC, V6M 2B6, CA
      49.233452 -123.156214
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