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The best American short stories, 1986

Author: Raymond Carver; Shannon Ravenel
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Raymond Carver; Shannon Ravenel
ISBN: 0395383994 : 9780395383995 0395383986 9780395383988
OCLC Number: 14396795
Notes: Biographical notes: p. [307]-309.
"Editorial addresses of American and Canadian magazines publishing short stories": p. [315]-325.
Description: xx, 325 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Publisher's note --
Introduction / Raymond Carver --
Basil from her garden / Donald Barthelme --
Gryphon / Charles Baxter --
Janus / Ann Beattie --
The convict / James Lee Burke --
Star food / Ethan Canin --
Gossip / Frank Conroy --
Communist / Richard Ford --
Bad company / Tess Gallagher --
Today will be a quiet day / Amy Hempel --
Doe season / David Michael Kaplan --
Three thousand dollars / David Lipsky --
Sportsmen / Thomas McGuane --
All my relations / Christopher McIlroy --
Monsieur les Deux Chapeaux / Alice Munro --
Skin angels / Jessica Neely --
Invisible life / Kent Nelson --
Telling / Grace Paley --
Lawns / Mona Simpson --
Health / Joy Williams --
The rich brother / Tobias Wolff --
Biographical notes --
100 other distinguished short stories of the year 1985 --
Editorial addresses of American and Canadian magazines publishing short stories.
Responsibility: selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Raymond Carver with Shannon Ravenel ; with an introduction by Raymond Carver.

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