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The Penguin book of modern British short stories

Author: Malcolm Bradbury
Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England ; New York, N.Y., USA : Viking, 1987.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Penguin book of modern British short stories.
Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England ; New York, N.Y., USA : Viking, 1987
(OCoLC)568725166
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Malcolm Bradbury
ISBN: 0670819263 9780670819263
OCLC Number: 18629274
Description: 448 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Strange comfort afforded by the profession / Malcolm Lowry --
Ping / Samuel Beckett --
Mysterious Kor / Elizabeth Bowen --
A family man / V.S. Pritchett --
The burning baby / Dylan Thomas --
The invisible Japanese gentleman / Graham Greene --
More friend than lodger / Angus Wilson --
The lotus / Jean Rhys --
Miss Pulkinhorn / William Golding --
My enemy's enemy / Kinglsey Amis --
The rain horse / Ted Hughes --
The fishing-boat picture / Alan Sillitoe --
To room nineteen / Doris Lessing --
The house of the famous poet / Muriel Spark --
The enigma / John Fowles --
Memories of the space age / J.G. Ballard --
A meeting in middle age / William Trevor --
In the hours of darkness / Edna O'Brien --
A few selected sentences / B.S. Johnson --
Composition / Malcolm Bradbury --
Weekend / Fay Weldon --
Hotel des Boobs / David Lodge --
Clap hands, here comes Charlie / Beryl Bainbridge --
Psychopolis / Ian McEwan --
Flesh and the mirror / Angela Carter --
Let me count the times / Martin Amis --
My wife is a White Russian / Rose Tremain --
The prophet's hair / Salman Rushdie --
One of a kind / Julian Barnes --
Philomela / Emma Tennant --
Bedbugs / Clive Sinclair --
Seraglio / Graham Swift --
A family supper / Kazuo Ishiguro --
Structural anthropology / Adam Mars-Jones.
Responsibility: edited with an introduction by Malcolm Bradbury.

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