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Pale horse, pale rider; three short novels.

Author: Katherine Anne Porter
Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Co. [©1939]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains three short novels, -- Old Mortality, a story of race tracks, of the Deep South, of the survival and shattering of a family legend; Noon Wine, Texas and a dairy farm rescued from decay by a man who turns out to be an escaped lunatic from Dakota and of the tragedy that ended it all; Pale Horse, Pale Rider, a mystical story of the narrow ledge between life and death, set at the time of the flu epidemic.  Read more...
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Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980.
Pale horse, pale rider.
New York, Harcourt, Brace and Co. [©1939]
(OCoLC)576096602
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine Anne Porter
OCLC Number: 1996505
Notes: "First edition."
Description: 5 preliminary leaves, 3-264 pages 21 cm
Contents: Old morality.--Noon wine.--Pale horse, pale rider.

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Contains three short novels, -- Old Mortality, a story of race tracks, of the Deep South, of the survival and shattering of a family legend; Noon Wine, Texas and a dairy farm rescued from decay by a man who turns out to be an escaped lunatic from Dakota and of the tragedy that ended it all; Pale Horse, Pale Rider, a mystical story of the narrow ledge between life and death, set at the time of the flu epidemic. --Kirkus Reviews.

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