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Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish

A Novel

By David Rakoff

The characters' lives are linked to each other by acts of generosity or cruelty. A daughter in early 20th century Chicago; a hobo during the Great Depression; an office girl in 1950s Manhattan; the young man reveling in 1960s San Francisco, then later tends to dying friends as the AIDS pandemic hits; as the new century opens, a man who has lost his way finds a measure of peace in a photograph he discovers in an old box-an image of pure and simple joy that unites the themes of this work.

Format: Book
Author: Rakoff, David
Summary: The characters' lives are linked to each other by acts of generosity or cruelty. A daughter in early 20th century Chicago; a hobo during the Great Depression; an office girl in 1950s Manhattan; the young man reveling in 1960s San Francisco, then later tends to dying friends as the AIDS pandemic hits; as the new century opens, a man who has lost his way finds a measure of peace in a photograph he discovers in an old box-an image of pure and simple joy that unites the themes of this work.
Title: Love, dishonor, marry, die, cherish, perish : a novel / David Rakoff.
Publisher Date: New York : Doubleday, c2013.
Subject: Humanity -- Fiction. Life -- Fiction. Life change events -- Fiction Generosity -- Fiction. Cruelty -- Fiction.
Isbn: 9780385535212 (hc) 038553521X (hc.)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 2
System Items Total: 3
Call Number: F Rakoff
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Bib Id: 443730

Format: Book
Author: Rakoff, David
Summary: The characters' lives are linked to each other by acts of generosity or cruelty. A daughter in early 20th century Chicago; a hobo during the Great Depression; an office girl in 1950s Manhattan; the young man reveling in 1960s San Francisco, then later tends to dying friends as the AIDS pandemic hits; as the new century opens, a man who has lost his way finds a measure of peace in a photograph he discovers in an old box-an image of pure and simple joy that unites the themes of this work.
Title: Love, dishonor, marry, die, cherish, perish : a novel / David Rakoff.
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher, Date: New York : Doubleday, c2013.
Description: 113 p. : ill., some col. ; 21 cm.
Subjects: Humanity -- Fiction.
Subjects: Life -- Fiction.
Subjects: Life change events -- Fiction
Subjects: Generosity -- Fiction.
Subjects: Cruelty -- Fiction.
LCCN: 2012038326
ISBN: 9780385535212 (hc)
ISBN: 038553521X (hc.)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 2
Total Copies: 3
Call Number: F Rakoff