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Winner take nothing

Author: Ernest Hemingway
Publisher: London : Arrow, 1994, ©1939.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written when Hemingway was at the height of his creative powers, the stories in Winner Take Nothing glow with the mark of his unique talent. Hunters, wives, old men of wisdom, waiters, fighters, women loved, women lost: they are all here, living on the raw edge, making love, facing the inevitable reality of death. The characters, the dialogue, the settings, the remarkable insight could have come only from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ernest Hemingway
ISBN: 0099909707 9780099909705
OCLC Number: 31739273
Notes: Originally published 1939.
Description: 170 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: THE SHORT HAPPY LIFE OF FRANCIS MACOMBER ---
THE CAPITAL OF THE WORLD ---
OLD MAN AT THE BRIDGE ---
AFTER THE STORM ---
A CLEAN, WELL-LIGHTED PLACE ---
THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD ---
GOD REST YOU MERRY, GENTLEMEN ---
THE SEA CHANGE ---
A WAY YOU'LL NEYER BE ---
THE MOTHER OF A QUEEN ---
ONE READER WRITES ---
HOMAGE TO SWITZERLAND ---
DAY'S WAIT ---
NATURAL HISTORY OF THE DEAD ---
WINE OF WYOMING ---
THE GAMBLER, THE NUN, AND THE RADIO ---
FATHERS AND SONS.
Responsibility: Ernest Hemingway.

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Written when Hemingway was at the height of his creative powers, the stories in Winner Take Nothing glow with the mark of his unique talent.Hunters, wives, old men of wisdom, waiters, fighters, women  Read more...

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