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The Resource The complete short stories of James Purdy, James Purdy ; introduction by John Waters

The complete short stories of James Purdy, James Purdy ; introduction by John Waters

Label
The complete short stories of James Purdy
Title
The complete short stories of James Purdy
Statement of responsibility
James Purdy ; introduction by John Waters
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The publication of The Comlete Short Stories of James Purdy is a literary event that marks the first time all of James Purdy's short stories---fifty-six in number, including seven drawn from his unpublished archives---have been collected in a single volume
Member of
Tone
Writing style
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10189674
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1914-2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Purdy, James
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3531.U426
LC item number
C66 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1914-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Purdy, James
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Despair
Target audience
adult
Label
The complete short stories of James Purdy, James Purdy ; introduction by John Waters
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A good woman -- You reach for your hat -- Sound of talking -- Cutting edge -- Don't call me by my right name -- Eventide -- Man and wife -- Plan now to attend -- Why can't they tell you why? -- 63: dream palace -- About Jessie Mae -- You may safely gaze -- Color of darkness -- Night and day -- The lesson -- Mrs. Benson -- Encore -- Everything under the sun -- Daddy wolf -- Goodnight, sweetheart -- Sermon -- Home by dark -- Scrap of paper -- Mr. Evening -- On the rebound -- Lily's party -- Summer tidings -- Some of these days -- Short papa -- Ruthanna Elder -- How I became a shadow -- Sleep tight -- Rapture -- Mud Toe the cannibal -- Dawn -- The candles of your eyes -- In this corner ... -- Kitty Blue -- Bonnie -- Gertrude's hand -- The white blackbird -- Brawith -- Geraldine -- A little variety, please -- Easy Street -- Entre dos luces -- Moe's villa -- No stranger to Luke -- Reaching Rose -- Early stories : A change to say no -- Dr. Dieck & Company -- That's about enough out of you -- Talk about yesterday -- The pupil -- Final stories: Vera's story -- Adeline
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
726 pages
Isbn
9780871406699
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013013992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 841198186
  • (OCoLC)841198186
Label
The complete short stories of James Purdy, James Purdy ; introduction by John Waters
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A good woman -- You reach for your hat -- Sound of talking -- Cutting edge -- Don't call me by my right name -- Eventide -- Man and wife -- Plan now to attend -- Why can't they tell you why? -- 63: dream palace -- About Jessie Mae -- You may safely gaze -- Color of darkness -- Night and day -- The lesson -- Mrs. Benson -- Encore -- Everything under the sun -- Daddy wolf -- Goodnight, sweetheart -- Sermon -- Home by dark -- Scrap of paper -- Mr. Evening -- On the rebound -- Lily's party -- Summer tidings -- Some of these days -- Short papa -- Ruthanna Elder -- How I became a shadow -- Sleep tight -- Rapture -- Mud Toe the cannibal -- Dawn -- The candles of your eyes -- In this corner ... -- Kitty Blue -- Bonnie -- Gertrude's hand -- The white blackbird -- Brawith -- Geraldine -- A little variety, please -- Easy Street -- Entre dos luces -- Moe's villa -- No stranger to Luke -- Reaching Rose -- Early stories : A change to say no -- Dr. Dieck & Company -- That's about enough out of you -- Talk about yesterday -- The pupil -- Final stories: Vera's story -- Adeline
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
726 pages
Isbn
9780871406699
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013013992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 841198186
  • (OCoLC)841198186

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