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Stories of happy people

Author: Lars Gustafsson
Publisher: New York : New Directions Pub. Corp., 1986.
Series: New Directions paperbook, 616
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'Stories of Happy People' is a collection of ten short fictions that maps the range of contentment, from inner joy to the edges of despair.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Translations
Short stories
Translations into English
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lars Gustafsson
ISBN: 0811209776 9780811209779 0811209784 9780811209786
OCLC Number: 13007060
Notes: Translation of: Berättelser om lyckliga människor.
Description: 134 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Uncle Sven and the cultural revolution --
The four railroads of Iserlohn --
The art of surviving November --
The girl in the blue cap --
What does not kill us, tends to make us stronger --
The fugitives discover that they know nothing --
Greatness strikes where it pleases --
A water story --
The bird in the breast --
Out of the pain.
Series Title: New Directions paperbook, 616
Other Titles: Berättelser om lyckliga människor.
Responsibility: Lars Gustafsson ; translated from the Swedish by Yvonne L. Sandstroem and John Weinstock.

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'Stories of Happy People' is a collection of ten short fictions that maps the range of contentment, from inner joy to the edges of despair.

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