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Laments for the living : collected stories

Author: Dorothy Parker
Publisher: New York : Quality Paperback Book Club, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of short stories by a writer better known for her verse, stories that explore the cruel xuperficialities of social behavior and the heartbreak of failed love.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Parker
OCLC Number: 32425524
Description: 362 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Arrangement in black and white --
The sexes --
Wonderful old gentleman --
A telephone call --
Here we are --
Lady with a lamp --
Too bad --
Mr. Durant --
Just a little one --
Horsie --
Clothe the naked --
The waltz --
Little Curtis --
The little hours --
Big blonde --
From the diary of a New York lady --
Soldiers of the republic --
Dusk before fireworks --
New York to Detroit --
Glory in the daytime --
The last tea --
Sentiment --
You were perfectly fine --
The custard heart.
Responsibility: Dorothy Parker.

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A collection of short stories by a writer better known for her verse, stories that explore the cruel xuperficialities of social behavior and the heartbreak of failed love.

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