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The lottery and other stories

Author: Shirley Jackson
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Collects short stories by Shirley Jackson, including "Like Mother Used to Make," "Afternoon in Linen," "A Fine Old Firm," as well as "The Lottery."
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Horror fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Shirley Jackson
ISBN: 0374529531 9780374529536
OCLC Number: 56955920
Description: xii, 302 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The intoxicated --
The Daemon lover --
Like mother used to make --
Trial by combat --
The villager --
My life with R.H. Macy --
The witch --
The renegade --
After you, my dear Alphonse --
Charles --
Afternoon in linen --
Flower garden --
Dorothy and my grandmother --
And the sailors --
Colloquy --
Elizabeth --
A fine old firm --
The dummy --
Seven types of ambiguity --
Come dance with me in Ireland --
Of course --
Pillar of salt --
Men with their big shoes --
The tooth --
Got a letter from Jimmy --
The lottery --
Epilogue.
Other Titles: Lottery
Responsibility: Shirley Jackson.
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Collects short stories by Shirley Jackson, including "Like Mother Used to Make," "Afternoon in Linen," "A Fine Old Firm," as well as "The Lottery."

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