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The Resource Philomena : a mother, her son, and a fifty year search, Martin Sixsmith ; foreword by Dame Judi Dench

Philomena : a mother, her son, and a fifty year search, Martin Sixsmith ; foreword by Dame Judi Dench

Label
Philomena : a mother, her son, and a fifty year search
Title
Philomena
Title remainder
a mother, her son, and a fifty year search
Statement of responsibility
Martin Sixsmith ; foreword by Dame Judi Dench
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fifty years after giving her son up for adoption, Irishwoman Philomena Lee decides to find him, while, on the other side of the Atlantic, her son, a lawyer in the first Bush administration, struggles to find his mother
Member of
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Cataloging source
MDK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sixsmith, Martin
Dewey number
  • 941.7082092
  • B
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
HQ999.I73
LC item number
S59 2013b
Literary text for sound recordings
  • biography
  • history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Performance by John Curless
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dench, Judi
  • Curless, John
  • Recorded Books, LLC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lee, Philomena
  • Hess, Michael A
  • Teenage mothers
  • Unmarried mothers
  • Illegitimate children
  • Adoption
  • Lawyers
  • Politicians
  • Parent and child
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Philomena : a mother, her son, and a fifty year search, Martin Sixsmith ; foreword by Dame Judi Dench
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • First published in print in Great Britain as The Lost Child of Philomena Lee by Macmillan Publishers Limited 2009
  • "The poignant true story of a mother and the son she had to give away"--Container
  • "Now a major motion picture"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
13 audio discs (approximately 15 hours, 30 minutes)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470392802
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
C02930
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn866899555
  • (OCoLC)866899555
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Philomena : a mother, her son, and a fifty year search, Martin Sixsmith ; foreword by Dame Judi Dench
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • First published in print in Great Britain as The Lost Child of Philomena Lee by Macmillan Publishers Limited 2009
  • "The poignant true story of a mother and the son she had to give away"--Container
  • "Now a major motion picture"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
13 audio discs (approximately 15 hours, 30 minutes)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470392802
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
C02930
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn866899555
  • (OCoLC)866899555
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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