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The collected stories of Chester Himes

Author: Chester B Himes
Publisher: New York : Thunder's Mouth Press, ©1990
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chester B Himes
ISBN: 1560250208 9781560250203 1560250216 9781560250210
OCLC Number: 22858997
Notes: "First published in the United Kingdom in 1990 by Allison & Busby"--Title page verso.
Description: xiv, 429 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Headwaiter --
Lunching at the Ritzmore --
All God's chillun got pride --
A nigger --
Let me at the enemy, an' George Brown --
With malice toward none --
A penny for your thoughts --
Two soldiers --
So softly smiling --
Heaven has changed --
Looking down the street --
The song says Keep on smiling --
Her whole existence --
He seen it in the stars --
Make with the shape --
Dirty deceivers --
A modern marriage --
Black laughter --
A night of new roses --
The night's for cryin' --
Face in the moonlight --
Strictly business --
Prison mass --
Money don't spend in the stir --
I don't want to die --
The meanest cop in the world --
On dreams and reality --
The way of flesh --
The visiting hour --
The things you do --
There ain't no justice --
Every opportunity --
I'm not trying to hurt you --
Pork chop paradise --
Friends --
To what red hell --
His last day --
In the rain --
The ghost of Rufus Jones --
Whose little baby are you? --
Mama's missionary money --
My but the rats are terrible --
The snake --
In the night --
All he needs is feet --
Christmas gift --
The revelation --
Daydream --
Da-da-dee --
Marihuana and a pistol --
One more way to die ; Naturally, the negro ; Winter coming on ; Spanish gin --
The something in a colored man --The something in a colored man --
Tang --
One night in New Jersey --
A modern fable --
Prediction --
Life everlasting.
Other Titles: Short stories
Responsibility: foreword by Calvin Hernton.

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