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The October country

Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: New York : Avon Books, 1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Haunting, harrowing, and downright horrifying, this classic collection from the modern master of the fantastic features: THE SMALL ASSASSIN: a fine, healthy baby boy was the new mother's dream come true -- or her nightmare ... THE EMISSARY: the faithful dog was the sick boy's only connectioin with the world outside -- and beyond ... THE WONDERFUL DEATH OF DUDLEY STONE: a most remarkable case of murder -- the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012.
October country.
New York : Avon Books, 1999
(DLC) 99094881
(OCoLC)44550773
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Bradbury
ISBN: 9780062242259 0062242253
OCLC Number: 841413242
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 334 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Homesteading the October country --
The dwarf --
The next in line --
The watchful poker chip of H. Matisse --
Skeleton --
The jar --
The lake --
The emissary --
Touched with fire --
The small assassin --
The crowd --
Jack-in-the-box --
The scythe --
Uncle Einar --
The wind --
The man upstairs --
There was an old woman --
The cistern --
Homecoming --
The wonderful death of Dudley Stone.
Responsibility: by Ray Bradbury ; illustrated by Joe Mugnaini.
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Haunting, harrowing, and downright horrifying, this classic collection from the modern master of the fantastic features: THE SMALL ASSASSIN: a fine, healthy baby boy was the new mother's dream come true -- or her nightmare ... THE EMISSARY: the faithful dog was the sick boy's only connectioin with the world outside -- and beyond ... THE WONDERFUL DEATH OF DUDLEY STONE: a most remarkable case of murder -- the deceased was delighted! And more!

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