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The collected short stories

Author: Jean Rhys
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Contains 36 stories including: Illusion--A spiritualist--From a French prison--In a cafe--Tout Montparnasse and a lady--Mannequin--(etc.).
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Rhys
ISBN: 0393023753 9780393023756
OCLC Number: 14515135
Description: x, 403 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Illusion --
A spiritualist --
From a French prison --
In a café --
Tout Montparnasse and a lady --
Mannequin --
In the Luxemburg Gardens --
Tea with an artist --
Trio --
Mixing cocktails --
Again the Antilles --
Hunger --
Discourse of a lady standing a dinner to a down-and-out friend --
A night --
In the Rue de l'Arriveé --
Learning to be a mother --
The blue bird --
The grey day --
The Sidi --
At the Villa d'Or --
La grosse Fifi --
Vienne --
Till September Petronella --
The day they burned the books --
Let them call it jazz --
Tigers are better-looking --
Outside the machine --
The lotus --
A solid house --
The sound of the river --
I spy a stranger --
Temps perdi --
Pioneers, oh, pioneers --
Good-bye Marcus, good-bye Rose --
The bishop's feast --
Heat --
Fishy waters --
Overture and beginners please --
Before the deluge --
On not shooting sitting birds --
Kikimora --
Night out 1925 --
The chevalier of the Place Blanche --
The insect world --
Rapunzel, Rapunzel --
Who knows what's up in the attic? --
Sleep it off lady --
I used to live here once --
Kismet --
The whistling bird --
Invitation to the dance.
Other Titles: Short stories
Responsibility: Jean Rhys ; introduction by Diana Athill.

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Contains 36 stories including: Illusion--A spiritualist--From a French prison--In a cafe--Tout Montparnasse and a lady--Mannequin--(etc.).

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