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Collected stories : including The member of the wedding and the ballad of the sad café

Author: Carson McCullers
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1998.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st Mariner books edView all editions and formats
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Carson McCullers--novelist, dramatist, poet--was at the peak of her powers as a writer of short fiction. Here are nineteen stories that explore her signature themes: wounded adolescence, loneliness in marriage, and the tragicomedy of life in the South. Here too are two novellas that Tennessee Williams judged to be "assuredly among the masterpieces of our language."--Publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McCullers, Carson, 1917-1967.
Collected stories.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1998
(DLC) 98040781
(OCoLC)39887044
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carson McCullers
ISBN: 9780547524177 054752417X 1299896464 9781299896468
OCLC Number: 759577999
Notes: "A Mariner book."
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 394 pages)
Contents: Sucker --
Court in the west Eighties --
Poldi --
Breath from the sky --
The orphanage --
Instant of the hour after --
Like that --
Wunderkind --
The aliens --
Untitled piece --
The jockey --
Madame Zilensky and the King of Finland --
Correspondence --
A tree, a rock, a cloud --
Art and Mr. Mahoney --
The sojourner --
A domestic dilemma --
The haunted boy --
Who has seen the wind? --
The ballad of the sad café --
The member of the wedding.
Other Titles: Prose works.
Responsibility: Carson McCullers ; introduction by Virginia Spencer Carr.
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