The Collected Stories

Written By Dylan Thomas
The Collected Stories
  • Publsiher : New Directions Publishing
  • Release : 18 April 1986
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
  • Pages : 362 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 2 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Collected Stories written by Dylan Thomas which was release on 18 April 1986, this book published by New Directions Publishing. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: This gathering of all Dylan Thomas's stories, ranging chronologically from the dark, almost surrealistic tales of Thomas's youth to such gloriously rumbustious celebrations of life as A Child's Christmas in Wales and Adventures in the Skin Trade, charts the progress of "The Rimbaud of Cwmdonkin Drive" toward his mastery of the comic idiom.

The Collected Stories

The Collected Stories
  • Author : Dylan Thomas
  • Publisher : New Directions Publishing
  • Release Date : 1986
  • Total pages : 362
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
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Summary : This gathering of all Dylan Thomas's stories, ranging chronologically from the dark, almost surrealistic tales of Thomas's youth to such gloriously rumbustious celebrations of life as A Child's Christmas in Wales and Adventures in the Skin Trade, charts the progress of "The Rimbaud of Cwmdonkin Drive" toward his mastery of ...

The Collected Stories

The Collected Stories
  • Author : Liam O'Flaherty
  • Publisher : Wolfhound Press (IE)
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 1159
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
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Summary : Volume two in this complete collection of Liam O'Flaherty's short stories. The books include some previously unpublished stories....

The Collected Stories of Jean Stafford

The Collected Stories of Jean Stafford
  • Author : Jean Stafford
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release Date : 2017-04-04
  • Total pages : 512
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
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Summary : These Pulitzer Prize-winning stories represent the major short works of fiction by one of the most distinctively American stylists of her day. Jean Stafford communicates the small details of loneliness and connection, the search for freedom and the desire to belong, that not only illuminate whole lives but also convey ...

The Collected Stories

The Collected Stories
  • Author : Reynolds Price
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2004-02-10
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
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Summary : An anthology by one of America's most distinguished writers features fifty short stories, including selections from two prior collections--The Names and Faces of Heroes and Permanent Errors--as well as more than two dozen newer tales. Reprint....

The Collected Stories

The Collected Stories
  • Author : John McGahern
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2015-01-21
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
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Summary : These 34 funny, tragic, bracing, and acerbic stories represent the complete short fiction of one of Ireland's finest living writers. On struggling farms, in Dublin's rain-drenched streets, or in parched exile in Franco's Spain, McGahern's characters wage a confused but touching war against the facts of life....

The Collected Stories of Katherine Mansfield

The Collected Stories of Katherine Mansfield
  • Author : Katherine Mansfield
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2007-03-29
  • Total pages : 816
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
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Summary : WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY ALI SMITH Katherine Mansfield's clear, sparkling and perceptive short stories revolutionized the genre, and this collection represents the whole range of her writing. Moving, resonant, full of light and colour, they range from short sharp studies to longer, richer tales, encompassing her three major volumes Bliss, ...

The Collected Stories Of Colette

The Collected Stories Of Colette
  • Author : Colette
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2011-04-30
  • Total pages : 624
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
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Summary : Edited and with an introduction by Robert PhelpsThe hundred short stories collected here include such masterpieces as 'Bella-Vista', 'The Tender Shoot' and 'Le K-pi', Colette's subtle and ruthless rendering of a woman's belated sexual awakening. Shot through with the colours and flavours of the Parisian world and fertile French countryside, ...

The Collected Stories

The Collected Stories
  • Author : Mavis Gallant
  • Publisher : Everyman's Library
  • Release Date : 2016-08-09
  • Total pages : 1000
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
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Summary : This generous collection of fifty-two stories, selected from across her prolific career by the author, includes a preface in which she discusses the sources of her art. A widely admired master of the short story, Mavis Gallant was a Canadian-born writer who lived in France and died in 2014 at the ...

The Collected Stories

The Collected Stories
  • Author : Grace Paley
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • Total pages : 386
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
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Summary : This reissue of Grace Paley's classic collection—a finalist for the National Book Award—demonstrates her rich use of language as well as her extraordinary insight into and compassion for her characters, moving from the hilarious to the tragic and back again. Whether writing about the love (and conflict) between ...

The Collected Stories of Arthur C Clarke

The Collected Stories of Arthur C  Clarke
  • Author : Arthur C. Clarke
  • Publisher : Rosetta Books
  • Release Date : 2016-07-12
  • Total pages : 980
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
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Summary : Six decades of fascinating stories from the legendary “colossus of science fiction” and creator of 2001: A Space Odyssey gathered in one compendium (The New Yorker). Arthur C. Clarke, along with H. G. Wells, Isaac Asimov, and Robert A. Heinlein, was a definitive voice in twentieth century science fiction. A prophetic ...

The Collected Stories

The Collected Stories
  • Author : Calvert Casey
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 193
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
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Summary : Hailed as a literary relative of Kafka and Poe by his Italian and Cuban contemporaries, Calvert Casey and his enthralling work have until now remained eclipsed in the United States. This collection brings all of Casey's powerful short stories and a fragment of an unfinished novel to an English-speaking audience ...

The Collected Stories of Diane Williams

The Collected Stories of Diane Williams
  • Author : Diane Williams
  • Publisher : Soho Press
  • Release Date : 2018-10-02
  • Total pages : 784
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
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Summary : With over three hundred new and previously published short stories as well as three novellas, The Collected Stories of Diane Williams brings together distilled works of “unsettling brilliance” (Vanity Fair) that have rewritten the rules of American short fiction. From Ben Marcus’ introduction to The Collected Stories of Diane Williams: “...

The Collected Stories of Lorrie Moore

The Collected Stories of Lorrie Moore
  • Author : Lorrie Moore
  • Publisher : Faber & Faber
  • Release Date : 2010-12-22
  • Total pages : 672
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
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Summary : Since the publication of Self-Help, her first collection of stories, Lorrie Moore has been hailed as one of the greatest and most influential voices in American fiction. Her ferociously funny, soulful stories tell of the gulf between men and women, the loneliness of the broken-hearted and the yearned-for, impossible intimacies ...

The Collected Stories of Shirley Hazzard

The Collected Stories of Shirley Hazzard
  • Author : Shirley Hazzard
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2020-11-26
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
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Summary : Collected Stories includes both volumes of National Book Award-winning author Shirley Hazzard's short story collections - Cliffs of Fall and People in Glass Houses - alongside uncollected works and two previously unpublished stories. Twenty-eight works of short fiction in all, Shirley Hazzard's Collected Stories is a work of staggering breadth ...

Collected Stories

Collected Stories
  • Author : Frank O'Connor
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release Date : 2014-08-12
  • Total pages : 703
  • ISBN : 9780811209984
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Summary : The definitive collection from an Irish literary icon, “one of the masters of the short story” (Newsweek). In the words of W. B. Yeats, Frank O’Connor “did for Ireland what Chekhov did for Russia.” Anne Tyler, writing in the Chicago Sun-Times, described his tales as “encapsulated universes.” This indispensable ...