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The Resource Venetia Kelly's traveling show : a novel, Frank Delaney, (electronic resource)

Venetia Kelly's traveling show : a novel, Frank Delaney, (electronic resource)

Label
Venetia Kelly's traveling show : a novel
Title
Venetia Kelly's traveling show
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Frank Delaney
Title variation
Venetia Kelly's travelling show
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"She sprang from the womb and waved to the crowd. Then smiled and took a bow." And so we first meet Venetia Kelly, the beguiling actress at the center of this new, spellbinding, and epic novel by Frank Delaney, the bestselling author of Ireland and Shannon. January 1932: While Ireland roils in the run-up to the most important election in the Republic's short history, Ben MacCarthy and his father watch a vagabond variety revue making a stop in the Irish countryside. After a two-hour kaleidoscope of low comedy, Shakespearean recitations, juggling, tumbling, and other entertainments, Ben's father, mesmerized by Venetia Kelly, the troupe's magnetic headliner, makes a fateful decision: to abandon his family and set off on the road with Miss kelly and her caravan. Ben's mother, shattered by the desertion, exhorts, "Find him and bring him back", thereby sending the boy on a Homeric voyage into manhood, a quest that traverses the churning currrents..
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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1942-2017
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Delaney, Frank
Dewey number
823/.92
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PR6054.E396
LC item number
V46 2010ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
  • Read by the author
  • Read by Frank Delaney
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OverDrive, Inc
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  • Traveling theater
  • Ireland
  • Ireland
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Label
Venetia Kelly's traveling show : a novel, Frank Delaney, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 13:15:51
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307714596
Isbn Type
(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
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de9d3498-dfa7-44b6-8ab1-16e8e3afa751
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn650075775
  • (OCoLC)650075775
  • 730665
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 190623 KB; MP3 file size: 373776 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Venetia Kelly's traveling show : a novel, Frank Delaney, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 13:15:51
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307714596
Isbn Type
(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
de9d3498-dfa7-44b6-8ab1-16e8e3afa751
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn650075775
  • (OCoLC)650075775
  • 730665
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 190623 KB; MP3 file size: 373776 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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