Patrimony : a true story


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Roth, Philip


Keyword(s):
Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Family relationships. Autobiographie Familie Roth, Philip -- Family. Roth family. Roth, Philip Novelists, American 20th century Family relationships Roth family Roth, Philip Family


Year:
1991


Pages:
238 p.


Publisher:
Simon and Schuster


Publisher location:
New York


Accession number:
21448290


Label:
Box 126


Notes:
port. ; 25 cm. Also issued online. Philip Roth. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: PS3568.O855; Dewey: 813/.54; B


ISBN:
ISBN: 0671703757; 9780671703752 LCCN: 90-35891


Work type:
Biography (bio)


Research notes:
Review copy - uncorrected proof


Abstract:
In a moving elegy, one of America's most powerful writers recreates his father's ordeal as, suffering from a brain tumor, he battles with the ignominy and helplessness of old age.


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