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The literary traveler : an anthology of contemporary short fiction, edited and with an introduction by Larry Dark

Label
The literary traveler : an anthology of contemporary short fiction
Title
The literary traveler
Title remainder
an anthology of contemporary short fiction
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Larry Dark
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nineteen stories on travel. In The Gardens of Mont-Saint Michel a married couple revisits a scene of great happiness only to suffer a disappointment, in Summer Opportunity an African-American girl, considered plain at home, is feted as a sex queen in Africa
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.0108355
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.T73
LC item number
L58 1994
Literary form
fiction
Label
The literary traveler : an anthology of contemporary short fiction, edited and with an introduction by Larry Dark
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes the short story "Cruise" by John Updike on p. 231-243
Contents
The gardens of Mont-Saint-Michel / William Maxwell -- Great barrier reef / Diane Johnson -- I'm worried about you / Ward Just -- Travel / Sue Miller -- Delirium eclipse / James Lasdun -- Wasted lives / Fay Weldon -- In Isfahan / William Trevor -- American express / James Salter -- The fellow passenger / Elizabeth Jolley -- The sepia postcard / Steven Millhauser -- Portrait of a lady / Paul Theroux -- You have left your lotus pods on the bus / Paul Bowles -- Summer opportunity / Maria Thomas -- Cruise / John Updike -- Hold me fast, don't let me pass / Alice Munro -- Which is more than I can say about some people / Lorrie Moore -- Virgin of tenderness / Kate Braverman -- Succor / Allen Barnett -- Verona: a young woman speaks / Harold Brodkey
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 354 p.
Isbn
9780670845781
Lccn
94008796
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: gray and black paper over boards; glossy illustrated dust jacket. Purchase, Chloe's Books, 2008.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30036544
  • ucoclc30036544
Label
The literary traveler : an anthology of contemporary short fiction, edited and with an introduction by Larry Dark
Publication
Note
Includes the short story "Cruise" by John Updike on p. 231-243
Contents
The gardens of Mont-Saint-Michel / William Maxwell -- Great barrier reef / Diane Johnson -- I'm worried about you / Ward Just -- Travel / Sue Miller -- Delirium eclipse / James Lasdun -- Wasted lives / Fay Weldon -- In Isfahan / William Trevor -- American express / James Salter -- The fellow passenger / Elizabeth Jolley -- The sepia postcard / Steven Millhauser -- Portrait of a lady / Paul Theroux -- You have left your lotus pods on the bus / Paul Bowles -- Summer opportunity / Maria Thomas -- Cruise / John Updike -- Hold me fast, don't let me pass / Alice Munro -- Which is more than I can say about some people / Lorrie Moore -- Virgin of tenderness / Kate Braverman -- Succor / Allen Barnett -- Verona: a young woman speaks / Harold Brodkey
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 354 p.
Isbn
9780670845781
Lccn
94008796
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: gray and black paper over boards; glossy illustrated dust jacket. Purchase, Chloe's Books, 2008.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30036544
  • ucoclc30036544

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