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The Resource Autobiography of a face, Lucy Grealy

Autobiography of a face, Lucy Grealy

Label
Autobiography of a face
Title
Autobiography of a face
Statement of responsibility
Lucy Grealy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At age nine the writer was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer and had to have a large part of her jaw removed. This memoir recalls the repercussions of that event - endless reconstructive surgery, the profound emotional trauma of a disrupted adolescence, and feelings of rejection and inadequacy in a society of perfection
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grealy, Lucy
Dewey number
  • 362.1'96994716'0092
  • 362.1969947160092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grealy, Lucy
  • Ewing's sarcoma
  • Disfigured persons
  • Biography
Label
Autobiography of a face, Lucy Grealy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Boston, Mass.: Houghton Mifflin, 1994
Control code
9780413774743
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9780413774743
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Autobiography of a face, Lucy Grealy
Publication
Note
Originally published: Boston, Mass.: Houghton Mifflin, 1994
Control code
9780413774743
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9780413774743
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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