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Essential John Cheever

Author: John Cheever; Meryl Streep
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : HarperCollins], 2006.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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These two stories from a master celebrate the deepest feelings we have with tenderness and grace. A radio has unnerving, magical qualities that addict its listener in The Enormous Radio. And in The Swimmer, deciding to move from swimming pool to pool, heading home, a man makes the trip from optimism to despair, realizing the emptiness of his society and himself.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: John Cheever; Meryl Streep
ISBN: 0061126462 9780061126468
OCLC Number: 71339280
Notes: Compact discs.
Unabridged.
"Includes The enormous radio, performed by Meryl Streep and The swimmer, performed by John Cheever"--Cover.
Performer(s): Performed by Meryl Streep and John Cheever.
Description: 1 audio disc (1 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: aThe enormous radio --
The swimmer.
Other Titles: Essential Cheever
Responsibility: John Cheever.

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These two stories from a master celebrate the deepest feelings we have with tenderness and grace. A radio has unnerving, magical qualities that addict its listener in The Enormous Radio. And in The Swimmer, deciding to move from swimming pool to pool, heading home, a man makes the trip from optimism to despair, realizing the emptiness of his society and himself.

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