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The Complete Short Stories: The 1950s

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Published by HarperCollins in London, UK .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThe Brian Aldiss Collection
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Pagination864p
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26211531M
ISBN 109780007482085

Cheever’s capstone achievement during the s, his novel The Wapshot Chronicle, was selected for the National Book Award in In the course of six years, Cheever’s writing went from merely “competent” to being considered some of the finest American short stories and a novel worthy of a prestigious award, creating the. Raymond Carver is one of the best known short story writers ever. I think Cathedral is one of the most frequently anthologized stories, if my collections are any indication. His writing is often classed as minimalism and dirty realism. Many of his stories have a spare style, and deal with the lives of ordinary people. Continue reading Raymond Carver Short Stories →.


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