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Burmese Days: A Novel
Burmese Days
A Novel
Paperback      ISBN: 0156148501
A corrupt Burmese politician uses the powers of his office to win membership in a British club
The Collected Stories of Katherine Anne Porter
The Collected Stories of Katherine Anne Porter
Paperback      ISBN: 0156188767
Twenty-seven short stories by the Pulitizer Prize-winning writer
Collected Stories of Colette
Collected Stories of Colette
by Colette
Paperback      ISBN: 0374518653
This comprehensive collection of one hundred short stories by the French writer ranges from a short fable to a novella and includes such popular masterpieces as "Bella-Vista" and "The Tender Shoot"
Nights at the Circus
Nights at the Circus
Paperback      ISBN: 0140077030
American journalist Jack Walser travels with an enchanted circus that features literate chimpanzees, tragic clowns, idealist brigands, a structuralist Siberian shaman, and a six-foot, two-inch blond aerialist who is part swan and part woman
The Stories of John Cheever
The Stories of John Cheever
Hardcover      ISBN: 0394500873
This collection of Cheever's short fiction features The Swimmer, The Enormous Radio, The Housebreaker of Shady Hill and fifty-eight other stories written and published over the past three decades
Jefferson Writings: Autobiography Notes on the State of Virginia Public and Private Papers Addresses Letters
Jefferson Writings
Autobiography Notes on the State of Virginia Public and Private Papers Addresses Letters
Hardcover      ISBN: 094045016x
Gathers Jefferson's letters to politicians, scientists, and family members, public speeches, travel essays, and political writings
The Portable Steinbeck
The Portable Steinbeck
Paperback      ISBN: 0140150021
His major writings, passages of his war communications and a biographical sketch reveal the skill and versatility of Steinbeck
Thirteen Stories
Thirteen Stories
Paperback      ISBN: 0156899698
Stories written over a period of twenty-five years include The Wide Net, Lily Daw and the Three Ladies, and The Bride of the Innisfallen
Letters to a Young Poet
Letters to a Young Poet
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0394741048
A new translation of ten letters penned by Rilke from 1903 to 1908, which encompass his words of advice and encouragement to an aspiring young writer
Tales and Sketches
Tales and Sketches
Hardcover      ISBN: 0940450038
Gathers all of Hawthorne's stories, including his retellings of classical myths for children