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The Resource At home : a short history of private life, Bill Bryson

At home : a short history of private life, Bill Bryson

Label
At home : a short history of private life
Title
At home
Title remainder
a short history of private life
Statement of responsibility
Bill Bryson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Surprised by how little he knew of the things that made his home life so comfortable, author Bill Bryson decided study each room in his house and discover how they came to be. Here, with trademark humor and wit, Bryson chronicles the history of domesticity
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
PLAYA
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Bryson, Bill
Dewey number
643/.1
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
GT165.5
LC item number
.B79 2010d
Literary text for sound recordings
biography
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
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  • Playaway Digital Audio
  • Findaway World, LLC
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  • Dwellings
  • Rooms
  • Rooms
  • Dwellings
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
At home : a short history of private life, Bill Bryson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for playback
  • Title from Playaway label
  • Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player
  • Release date supplied by publisher
  • Previously released by Random House Audio, Inc., 2010
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
cz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The year -- The setting -- The hall -- The kitchen -- The scullery and the larder -- The fusebox -- The drawing room -- The dining room -- The cellar -- The passage -- The study -- The garden -- The plum room -- The stairs -- The bedroom -- The bathroom -- The dressing room -- The nursery -- The attic
Control code
1265646
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound media player (16 hr., 30 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781616572471
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
13345
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1265646
  • (Sirsi) 1265646
  • (OCoLC)647076134
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
At home : a short history of private life, Bill Bryson
Publication
Note
  • One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for playback
  • Title from Playaway label
  • Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player
  • Release date supplied by publisher
  • Previously released by Random House Audio, Inc., 2010
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
cz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The year -- The setting -- The hall -- The kitchen -- The scullery and the larder -- The fusebox -- The drawing room -- The dining room -- The cellar -- The passage -- The study -- The garden -- The plum room -- The stairs -- The bedroom -- The bathroom -- The dressing room -- The nursery -- The attic
Control code
1265646
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound media player (16 hr., 30 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781616572471
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
13345
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1265646
  • (Sirsi) 1265646
  • (OCoLC)647076134
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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