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Author: William Saroyan
Publisher: Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press [1970, ©1948]
Series: Short story index reprint series.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Saroyan, William, 1908-1981.
Saroyan special.
Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press [1970, ©1948]
(OCoLC)551268049
Online version:
Saroyan, William, 1908-1981.
Saroyan special.
Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press [1970, ©1948]
(OCoLC)606529481
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Saroyan
ISBN: 0836937090 9780836937091
OCLC Number: 108119
Description: xi, 368 pages illustrations 24 cm.
Contents: Myself upon the earth --
Seventy thousand Assyrians --
Aspirin --
A curved line --
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 --
Laughter --
The shepherd's daughter --
The daring young man on the flying trapeze --
Five ripe pears --
The oranges --
Two days wasted in Kansas City --
Going home --
The horses and the sea --
World wilderness of time lost --
Fresno --
The broken wheel --
The war --
The death of children --
The barber whose uncle had his head bitten off by a circus tiger --
Antranik of Armenia --
Little Miss Universe --
Our little brown brothers the Filipinos --
The dark sea --
Malenka Manon --
The proletarian at the trap drum --
The Black Tartars --
The little dog laughed to see such sport --
Train going --
The whistle --
Finlandia --
The Armenian and the Armenian --
The man with the heart in the highlands --
Bitlis --
Baby --
The beggars --
Quarter, half, three-quarter, and whole notes --
The living and the dead --
Laughing Sam --
The Sunday zeppelin --
Corduroy pants --
The first day of school --
The man who got fat --
The messenger --
My uncle and the Mexicans --
Countryman, how do you like America? --
Where I come from people are polite --
The trains --
One of the least famous of the great love affairs of history --
The La Salle Hotel in Chicago --
Ah life, ah death, ah music, ah France, ah everything --
The genius --
The fire --
The Filipino and the drunkard --
Jim Pemberton and his boy Trigger --
The insurance salesman, the peasant, the rug merchant, and the potted plant --
The year of heaven --
1924 Cadillac for sale --
The love kick --
The warm, quiet valley of home --
A number of the poor --
Peace, it's wonderful --
Piano --
The sweet singer of Omsk --
The Russian writer --
The journey and the dream --
The tiger --
Sweetheart sweetheart sweetheart --
The brothers and the sisters --
The ants --
The great leapfrog contest --
The acrobats --
Citizens of the third grade --
A prayer for the living --
Memories of Paris --
The job --
The vision --
We want a touchdown --
Saroyan's fables, IX --
Saroyan's fables, XXIV --
Dear baby --
The hummingbird that lived through winter --
The stolen bicycle --
The story of the young man and the mouse --
The struggle of Jim Patros with death --
Sailing down the Chesapeake --
I know you good --
How it is to be --
The declaration of war --
Highway America --
My home, my home --
The grapes --
My witness witnesseth.
Series Title: Short story index reprint series.
Responsibility: Illustrated by Don Freeman.

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