The Resource Briefing for a descent into Hell, Doris Lessing. --

Briefing for a descent into Hell, Doris Lessing. --

Label
Briefing for a descent into Hell
Title
Briefing for a descent into Hell
Statement of responsibility
Doris Lessing. --
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
Charles Watkins, a professor of Classics at Cambridge University, has suffered a breakdown. Confined to a mental hospital as his friends and doctors attempt to bring him back to reality, Watkins has embarked on a tremendous psychological adventure that takes him from a spinning raft in the Atlantic to a ruined stone city on a tropical island to an outer-space journey through singing planets. As he travels in his mind through memory and the farther reaches of imagination, his doctors try to subdue him with ever more powerful drugs in a competition for his soul
Cataloging source
CaNFSM
Dewey number
FIC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Briefing for a descent into Hell, Doris Lessing. --
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Vintage International."
  • Originally published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1971
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  • EPLIDY
  • EPLCPL
  • EPLRIV
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1589886
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage International edition --.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9780307390615
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u1204411
System control number
  • (Sirsi) LSC2557497
  • (OCoLC)264043624
  • LSC2557497

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