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Great Esquire fiction : the finest stories from the first fifty years

Author: L Rust Hills
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: L Rust Hills
ISBN: 0140074805 9780140074802
OCLC Number: 10913988
Description: xvii, 588 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: August afternoon / Erskine Caldwell --
Little Miss Universe / William Saroyan --
The horns of the bull / Ernest Hemingway --
An alcoholic case / F. Scott Fitzgerald --
A snake of one's own / John Steinbeck --
The eighty-yard run / Irwin Shaw --
The captain is a card / Nelson Algren --
Two legs for the two of us / James Jones --
The language of men / Norman Mailer --
Nude croquet / Leslie A. Fiedler --
The misfits / Arthur Miller --
Goose Pond / Thomas Williams --
Among the Dangs / George P. Elliott --
The remobilization of Jacob Horner / John Barth --
The death of Justina / John Cheever --
The Spinoza of Market Street / Isaac Bashevis Singer --
Very happy poems / Philip Roth --
The road out of Axotle / Terry Southern --
I look out for Ed Wolfe / Stanley Elkin --
Life is better than death / Berard Malamud --
Black angels / Bruce Jay Friedman --
Parker's back / Flannery O'Connor --
Harry Belten and the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto / Barry Targan --
Neighbors / Raymond Carver --
A sorrowful woman / Gail Godwin --
The lover / Joy Williams --
Horse Badorties goes out / William Kotzwinkle --
The long-distance runner / Grace Paley --
Heart of a champion / T. Coraghessan Boyle --
His son, in his arms, in light, aloft / Harold Brodkey --
Le Côte Basque 1965 / Truman Capote --
Shadrach / William Styron --
The Amish farmer / Vance Bourjaily --
The ghost soldiers / Tim O'Brien --
Rock Springs / Richard Ford --
More stately mansions / John Updike --
Ich bin ein Berliner / Joyce Carol Oates --
Human moments in World War III / Don DeLillo.
Other Titles: Esquire (New York, N.Y.)
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by L. Rust Hills ; preface by Phillip Moffitt.

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