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The collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter.

Author: Katherine Anne Porter
Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World [©1968]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Porter's reputation as one of americanca's most distinguished writers rests chiefly on her superb short stories. This volume includes the collections Flowering Judas Pale Horse, Pale Rider and The Leaning Tower as well as four stories not available elsewhere in book form. Winner of the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine Anne Porter
ISBN: 0156188767 9780156188760
OCLC Number: 1162160
Description: viii, 495 pages 22 cm
Contents: Maria Concepci'on --
Virgin Violeta --
The martyr --
Magic --
Rope --
He --
Theft --
That tree --
The jilting of Granny Weatherall --
Flowering Judas --
The cracked looking-glass --
Hacienda --
Old mortality --
Noon wine --
Pale horse, pale rider --
The old order --
The source --
The journey --
The witness --
The circus --
The last leaf --
The fig tree --
The grave --
The downward path to wisdom --
A day's work --
Holiday --
The leaning tower.
Other Titles: Short stories

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Porter's reputation as one of americanca's most distinguished writers rests chiefly on her superb short stories. This volume includes the collections Flowering Judas Pale Horse, Pale Rider and The Leaning Tower as well as four stories not available elsewhere in book form. Winner of the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize.

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