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The Resource Wicked : the life and times of the Wicked Witch of the West : a novel, Gregory Maguire ; illustrations by Douglas Smith

Wicked : the life and times of the Wicked Witch of the West : a novel, Gregory Maguire ; illustrations by Douglas Smith

Label
Wicked : the life and times of the Wicked Witch of the West : a novel
Title
Wicked
Title remainder
the life and times of the Wicked Witch of the West : a novel
Statement of responsibility
Gregory Maguire ; illustrations by Douglas Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fable for adults on the subject of destiny and free will by a writer of children's books. It tells the story of Elphaba before she became the Wicked Witch of the West in the land of Oz. The novel traces her career as nun, nurse, pro-democracy activist and animal rights defender
Cataloging source
BRL
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Maguire, Gregory
Dewey number
813.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.A3535
LC item number
W5 2000
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Maguire, Gregory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Witches
  • Oz (Imaginary place)
  • Good and evil
Label
Wicked : the life and times of the Wicked Witch of the West : a novel, Gregory Maguire ; illustrations by Douglas Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reader's group guide: p. 407-409
  • Includes preview selection from the sequel, Son of a witch
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : on the Yellow Brick Road -- I. Munchkinlanders -- The root of evil -- The clock of the time dragon -- The birth of a witch -- Maladies and remedies -- The quadling glassblower -- Geographies of the seen and the unseen -- Child's play -- Darkness abroad -- II. Gillikin -- Galinda -- Bog -- The charmed circle -- III. The city of emeralds -- IV. In the Vinkus -- The voyage out -- The Jasper Gates of Kiamo Ko -- Uprising -- V. The murder and its afterlife
Control code
48527936
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
409 pages
Isbn
9780060987107
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
95000669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)48527936
Label
Wicked : the life and times of the Wicked Witch of the West : a novel, Gregory Maguire ; illustrations by Douglas Smith
Publication
Note
  • Reader's group guide: p. 407-409
  • Includes preview selection from the sequel, Son of a witch
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : on the Yellow Brick Road -- I. Munchkinlanders -- The root of evil -- The clock of the time dragon -- The birth of a witch -- Maladies and remedies -- The quadling glassblower -- Geographies of the seen and the unseen -- Child's play -- Darkness abroad -- II. Gillikin -- Galinda -- Bog -- The charmed circle -- III. The city of emeralds -- IV. In the Vinkus -- The voyage out -- The Jasper Gates of Kiamo Ko -- Uprising -- V. The murder and its afterlife
Control code
48527936
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
409 pages
Isbn
9780060987107
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
95000669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)48527936

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