Coverart for item
The Resource A diving rock on the Hudson, Henry Roth

A diving rock on the Hudson, Henry Roth

Label
A diving rock on the Hudson
Title
A diving rock on the Hudson
Statement of responsibility
Henry Roth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A boy contemplates suicide from a diving rock on the Hudson River after being expelled from school for stealing. Ira Stigman has squandered years of sacrifice by his parents, poor Jewish immigrants. Instead of ending his life, however, he decides to start anew, enrolls in another school and goes to university. The setting is New York in the 1920s
Member of
Summary
A single-volume compilation of the four-volume epic depicts the travails and sexual awakenings of an immigrant youth whose twisted exploits are recalled by a haunted and chastened older man
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10326350
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roth, Henry
Dewey number
  • 813/.52
  • 813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3535.O787
LC item number
M47 1994 vol. 2
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Mercy of a rude stream
Series volume
v. 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Jews
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the complete novels
Label
A diving rock on the Hudson, Henry Roth
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
v. II: A diving rock on the Hudson
Control code
411748
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
418 p.
Isbn
9780312117771
Lccn
97158964
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm31922275
  • (OCoLC)31922275
Label
A diving rock on the Hudson, Henry Roth
Publication
Contents
v. II: A diving rock on the Hudson
Control code
411748
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
418 p.
Isbn
9780312117771
Lccn
97158964
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm31922275
  • (OCoLC)31922275

Library Locations

    • Athens-Clarke County LibraryBorrow it
      2025 Baxter Street, Athens, GA, 30606-6331, US
      33.9454000 -83.408997
Processing Feedback ...