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The world of Kate Roberts : selected stories, 1925-1981

The world of Kate Roberts : selected stories, 1925-1981

Author: Kate Roberts
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1991.
Series: Border Lines: works in translation.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats

Kate Roberts (1891-1985) was the foremost twentieth-century prose writer in the Welsh language. She produced a considerable body of fiction, seven novels and novellas and nine collections of short  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Named Person: Kate Roberts; Kate Roberts; Kate Roberts
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Roberts
ISBN: 0877227942 9780877227946 0877227950 9780877227953
OCLC Number: 22004394
Description: xxii, 372 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction The Pronunciation of Welsh Part I: Autobiography (1960) Pictures Letters Part II: Stories (1925-1937) The Letter Provoking The Widow Old Age The Ruts of Life The Loss Between Two Pieces of Toffee Sisters The Victory of Alaw Jim The Quilt Red-Letter Day The Last Payment November Fair The Condemned Protest March Part III: Gossip Row (1949) Part IV: Tea in the Heather (1959) Grief The Spout Death of a Story Tea in the Heather A Visitor for Tea Escape to London Becoming Strangers The Card Christmas Part V: Dark Tonight (1962) Part VI: Stories (1964-1981) Cats at an Auction Buying a Doll Flowers The Journey The Battle of Christmas Two Old Men The Treasure Family Hope Return Tomorrow and Tomorrow Oh! Winni! Winni! Notes
Series Title: Border Lines: works in translation.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: translated from the Welsh by Joseph P. Clancy.


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"This new collection of works by Roberts (1891-1985), presented here as the foremost stylist of the short story in the Welsh language, contains two novellas and 35 short stories, many of them Read more...

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