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Author: Dorothy Parker; Colleen Breese
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2003, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A complete collection of short stories by the noted humorist features Parker's best known tales, along with thirteen stories never previously collected.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Parker; Colleen Breese
ISBN: 0142437212 9780142437216
OCLC Number: 232879463
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 1995.
Description: xxvii, 447 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Suggestions for further reading --
Chronology --
Note on the text --
Stories: Such a pretty little picture --
Too bad --
Mr Durant --
Certain lady --
Wonderful old gentleman --
Dialogue at three in the morning --
Last tea --
Oh! he's charming! --
Travelogue --
Little Curtis --
Sexes --
Arrangement in black and white --
Telephone call --
Terrible day tomorrow --
Just a little one --
Mantle of Whistler --
Garter --
New York to Detroit --
Big blonde --
You were perfectly fine --
Cradle of civilization --
But the one on the right --
Here we are --
Lady with a lamp --
Dusk before fireworks --
Young woman in green lace --
Horsie --
Advice to the little Peyton girl --
From the diary of a New York lady --
Sentiment --
Mrs Carrington and Mrs Crane --
Little hours --
Waltz --
Road home --
Glory in the daytime --
Cousin Larry --
Mrs Hofstadter on Josephine Street --
Clothe the naked --
Soldiers of the republic --
Custard heart --
Song of the shirt, 1941 --
Standard of living --
Lovely leave --
Game --
I live on your visits --
Lolita --
Banquet of crow --
Bolt behind the blue --
Sketches: Our Tuesday club --
As the spirit moves --
Dinner party anthology --
Summer hotel anthology --
Apartment house anthology --
Men I'm not married to --
Welcome home --
Our own crowd --
Professional youth.
Other Titles: Short stories
Responsibility: Dorothy Parker ; edited by Colleen Breese ; with an introduction by Regina Barreca.

Abstract:

A complete collection of short stories by the noted humorist features Parker's best known tales, along with thirteen stories never previously collected.

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