internetboekhandel.nl
buttons Home pagina Kassa pagina, Winkelwagentje Contact info Email ons
leeg Home pagina Kassa pagina, Winkelwagentje Contact info Email ons Home pagina Rijks
rijks
Rijks Home pagina Home pagina Kassa pagina, Winkelwagentje Contact info Email ons Besteller 60
 
Nederlands Buitenlands   Alles  Titel  Auteur  ISBN        
Literatuur: Proza, romans, verhalen
Literaire fictie algemeen
 The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Short Stories
Levertijd: 5 tot 7 werkdagen


Wolff

Vintage Bk Amer. Short Stories

€ 18.95

The thirty-three stories in this volume prove that American short fiction maybe be our most distinctive national art form. As selected and introduced by Tobias Wolff, they also make up an alternate map of the United States that represents not just geography but narrative traditions, cultural heritage, and divergent approaches.

Contributors and stories include :Mary Gaitskill, A Romantic Weekend; Thom Jones, A White Horse; Andre Dubus, The Fat Girl; Tim O'Brien, The Things They Carried; Chris Offutt, Aunt Granny Lith; Raymond Carver, Cathedral; Joyce Carol Oates, Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?; Robert Stone, Helping; Mona Simpson, Lawns; Ann Beattie, A Vintage Thunderbird; Jamaica Kincaid, Girl; Stuart Dybek, Chopin in Water; Barry Hannah, Testimony of Pilot; John Edgar Wideman, Daddy Garbage; Ron Hansen, Wickedness; Denis Johnson, Emergency; Edward P. Jones, The First Day; John L'Heureux, Departures; Ralph Lombreglia, Men Under Water; Leonard Michaels, Murderers; Robert Olmstead, Cody's Story; Jayne Anne Phillips, Home; Susan Power, Moonwalk; Amy Tan, Rules of the Game; Stephanie Vaughn, Dog Heaven; Joy Williams, Train; Dorothy Allison, River of Names; Richard Bausch, All The Way in Flagstaff, Arizona; Carol Bly, Talk of Heroes; Scott Bradfield, The Darling; Kate Braverman, Tall Tales from the Mekong Delta; Richard Ford, Rock Springs; and Allan Gurganus, Minor Heroism.

Text in English


Taal / Language : English

Inhoudsopgave:
INTRODUCTION xi
Dorothy Allison
RIVER OF NAMES
3(10)
Richard Bausch
ALL THE WAY IN FLAGSTAFF, ARIZONA
13(16)
Ann Beattie
A VINTAGE THUNDERBIRD
29(19)
Carol Bly
TALK OF HEROES
48(21)
Scott Bradfield
THE DARLING
69(20)
Kate Braverman
TALL TALES FROM THE MEKONG DELTA
89(19)
Raymond Carver
CATHEDRAL
108(17)
Andre Dubus
THE FAT GIRL
125(16)
Stuart Dybek
CHOPIN IN WINTER
141(21)
Richard Ford
ROCK SPRINGS
162(23)
Mary Gaitskill
A ROMANTIC WEEKEND
185(22)
Allan Gurganus
MINOR HEROISM
207(22)
Barry Hannah
TESTIMONY OF PILOT
229(27)
Ron Hansen
WICKEDNESS
256(18)
Denis Johnson
EMERGENCY
274(12)
Edward P. Jones
THE FIRST DAY
286(5)
Thom Jones
A WHITE HORSE
291(15)
Jamaica Kincaid
GIRL
306(2)
John L`Heureux
DEPARTURES
308(12)
Ralph Lombreglia
MEN UNDER WATER
320(22)
Leonard Michaels
MURDERERS
342(5)
Joyce Carol Oates
WHERE ARE YOU GOING, WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN?
347(19)
Tim O`Brien
THE THINGS THEY CARRIED
366(19)
Chris Offutt
AUNT GRANNY LITH
385(14)
Robert Olmstead
CODY`S STORY
399(11)
Jayne Anne Phillips
HOME
410(16)
Susan Power
MOONWALK
426(19)
Mona Simpson
LAWNS
445(22)
Robert Stone
HELPING
467(30)
Amy Tan
RULES OF THE GAME
497(12)
Stephanie Vaughn
DOG HEAVEN
509(12)
John Edgar Wideman
DADDY GARBAGE
521(16)
Joy Williams
TRAIN
537
Extra informatie: 
Paperback / softback
576 pagina's
Januari 1994
454 gram
203 x 133 x 32 mm
Vintage Books us

Levertijd: 5 tot 7 werkdagen