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Collected stories

V. S. Pritchett

Collected stories

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • England -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementV.S. Pritchett.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6031.R7 A6 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 520 p. ;
      Number of Pages520
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3186744M
      ISBN 100394717244
      LC Control Number83047821
      OCLC/WorldCa9371426

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      But in some stories, the author suddenly drops all his flowery phrases and parabolic descriptions and goes for a hard-bitten narrative, where life and death walk the streets of the somnolent Latin American towns. Cancel anytime. There is at least one remaining nation-state, the Republic of New Mexico, which has territorial ambitions on Kansas. Be prepared for narrators with disorienting levels of discomfort remember, Kafka. It's terrifying.

      Some you could write on your palm. You could read several of her stories into a friend's voicemail box before you were cut off and you should. Shelves: hooray-for-the-winners I'm a fan of horror stories. In "The Mice" a narrator feels rejected by the mice that will not come into her kitchen, "as they come into the kitchens of [her] neighbors.


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