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The Resource The man on the third floor, Anne Bernays

The man on the third floor, Anne Bernays

Label
The man on the third floor
Title
The man on the third floor
Statement of responsibility
Anne Bernays
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Walter Samson is a successful book editor in post-World War II New York. He has money, an interesting wife, two smart children, and reason to believe he's leading the good American life{u2014}until a chance meeting with Barry Rogers. Barry is blue-collar, handsome, single, and poor. Walter is instantly drawn to Barry and, despite the considerable risks, installs him in the Samson's three-story house on the Upper East Side, where the two men try to keep their amorous relationship secret. Against a backdrop of McCarthy-era fear and pervasive homophobia, Walter manages to alter the direction and course of his life, losing much but gaining more
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bernays, Anne
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.E728
LC item number
M36 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Book editors
  • Gay men
  • Homosexuality
  • Upper East Side (New York, N.Y.)
Label
The man on the third floor, Anne Bernays
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9781579622855
Lccn
2012016407
System control number
  • sky247557924
  • (OCoLC)759174045
  • 833475
Label
The man on the third floor, Anne Bernays
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9781579622855
Lccn
2012016407
System control number
  • sky247557924
  • (OCoLC)759174045
  • 833475

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