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The mermaids in the basement : stories

Author: Marina Warner
Publisher: London : Chatto & Windus, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of short stories includes stories inspired by myth, legend, or a haunting image. Here the Serpent, bowing to market forces, becomes Lola of the in-store tropical fruit promotion,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Warner, Marina, 1946-
Mermaids in the basement.
London : Chatto & Windus, 1993
(OCoLC)604332580
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marina Warner
ISBN: 0701146230 9780701146238
OCLC Number: 27880951
Description: 228 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Be my baby --
Mary takes the better part --
The food of angels --
Salvage --
The first time --
Ariadne after Naxos --
Now you see me --
The legs of the Queen of Sheba --
In the scheme of things --
Full fathom five --
Heartland.
Responsibility: Marina Warner.

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