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On the River Styx and other stories

Author: Peter Matthiessen
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1990.
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Since the 1950s Peter Matthiessen has written fiction and nonfiction of elemental power and moral vision, including the acclaimed novels At Play in the Fields of the Lord and Far Tortuga and works of naturalism and exploration like the National Book Award-winning The Snow Leopard. This stunning collection of short stories, available for the first time in paperback, spans more than three decades of writing by one of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Matthiessen, Peter.
On the River Styx and other stories.
New York : Vintage Books, 1990, ©1989
(DLC) 89040508
(OCoLC)20827502
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Matthiessen
ISBN: 9780307819680 030781968X 129904459X 9781299044593
OCLC Number: 795914502
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Sadie --
Fifth day --
Centerpiece --
Late in the season --
Travelin man --
Wolves of Aguila --
Horse latitudes --
Midnight turning gray --
On the River Styx --
Lumumba lives.
Responsibility: Peter Matthiessen.
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Since the 1950s Peter Matthiessen has written fiction and nonfiction of elemental power and moral vision, including the acclaimed novels At Play in the Fields of the Lord and Far Tortuga and works of naturalism and exploration like the National Book Award-winning The Snow Leopard. This stunning collection of short stories, available for the first time in paperback, spans more than three decades of writing by one of the most acclaimed literary voices of our time.

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