The Granta book of the American short story


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Ford, Richard


Keyword(s):
Short stories, American. Nouvelles amÈricaines -- 20e siËcle -- Anthologies. Anthologie. Kurzgeschichte. Time: Geschichte 1947-1990. United States -- Social life and customs -- Fiction. USA. English fiction Short stories United States


Year:
1992


Pages:
xxii, 710 p.


Publisher:
New York


Publisher location:
London : Granta Books in association with Viking


Accession number:
26542509


Label:
Box 139


Notes:
Penguin Books USA 23 cm. A day in the open / Jane Bowles -- A distant episode / Paul Bowles -- Blackberry winter / Robert Penn Warren -- O City of broken dreams / John Cheever -- The lottery / Shirley Jackson -- The view from the balcony / Wallace Stegner -- No place for you, my love / Eudora Welty -- The state of grace / Harold Brodkey -- The magic barrel / Bernard Malamud -- Good country people / Flannery O'Connor -- In time which made a monkey of us all / Grace Paley -- Sonny's blues / James Baldwin -- Venus, cupid, folly and time / Peter Taylor -- Welcome to the monkey house / Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. -- In the zoo / Jean Stafford -- A poetics for bullies / Stanley Elkin -- Upon the sweeping flood / Joyce Carol Oates -- The Indian uprising / Donald Barthelme -- In the heart of the heart of the country / William Glass -- A solo song: for Doc / James Alan McPherson -- The babysitter / Robert Coover -- City boy / Leonard Michaels -- White rat / Gayl Jones. Are these actual miles? / Raymond Carver -- Train / Joy Williams -- Fugue in A minor / William Kotzwinkle -- Here come the Maples / John Updike -- Pretty ice / Mary Robison -- Testimony of pilot / Barry Hannah -- Greenwich time / Ann Beattie -- Lechery / Jayne Anne Phillips -- Liars in love / Richard Yates -- The circling hand / Jamaica Kincaid -- Territory / David Leavitt -- Bridging Max Apple -- Greasy Lake / T. Coraghessan Boyle -- The rich brother / Tobias Wolff -- American express / James Salter -- The joy luck club / Amy Tan -- The fireman's wife / Richard Bausch -- Hot ice / Stuart Dybek -- You're ugly, too / Lorrie Moore -- The things they carried / Tim O'Brien. Also issued online. edited by Richard Ford. Book


URLS:
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780670845279.pdf http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780670845279.pdf Materials specified: Inhaltsverzeichnis


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: PS648.S5; Dewey: 813/.0108054; 808.83


ISBN:
ISBN: 0670845272; 9780670845279; 0140142207; 9780140142204 LCCN: 94-100388


Work type:
Fiction (fic)


Research notes:
Review copy Insert between front endpapers


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