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The Resource Children playing before a statue of Hercules, edited and introduced by David Sedaris

Children playing before a statue of Hercules, edited and introduced by David Sedaris

Label
Children playing before a statue of Hercules
Title
Children playing before a statue of Hercules
Statement of responsibility
edited and introduced by David Sedaris
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of contemporary and classical short fiction works includes pieces by such writers as Alice Munro, Tobias Wolff, and Joyce Carol Oates
Summary
A collection of contemporary and classical short fiction works includes pieces by such writers as Alice Munro, Tobias Wolff, and Joyce Carol Oates
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
137205
Cataloging source
NZ1
Dewey number
813.0108
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sedaris, David
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, American
  • Short stories, Commonwealth (English)
  • Short stories, American
  • Short stories, Commonwealth (English)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an anthology of outstanding short stories
Label
Children playing before a statue of Hercules, edited and introduced by David Sedaris
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes story by New Zealand author, Katherine Mansfield
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Half a grapefruit
  • Alice Munro
  • Applause, applause
  • Jean Thompson
  • I know what I'm doing about all the attention I've been getting
  • Frank Gannon
  • Where the door is always open and the welcome mat is out
  • Patricia Highsmith
  • The best of Betty
  • Jincy Willett
  • Oh, Joseph, I'm so tired
  • Song of the shirt, 1941
  • Dorothy Parker
  • The girl with the blackened eye
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • People like that are the only people here : canonical babbling in Peed Onk
  • Lorrie Moore
  • Revelation
  • Flannery O'Connor
  • In the cemetery where Al Jolson is buried
  • Amy Hempel
  • Richard Yates
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Akhil Sharma
  • Irish girl
  • Tim Johnston
  • Bullet in the brain
  • Tobias Wolff
  • Epilogue: about 826NYC
  • Sarah Vowell
  • Gryphon
  • Charles Baxter
  • Interpreter of maladies
  • Jhumpa Lahiri
  • The garden party
  • Katherine Mansfield
Control code
ocm57625688
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade pbk. ed.
Extent
vi, 344 pages
Isbn
9780743273947
Lccn
2005042532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)57625688
Label
Children playing before a statue of Hercules, edited and introduced by David Sedaris
Publication
Note
Includes story by New Zealand author, Katherine Mansfield
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Half a grapefruit
  • Alice Munro
  • Applause, applause
  • Jean Thompson
  • I know what I'm doing about all the attention I've been getting
  • Frank Gannon
  • Where the door is always open and the welcome mat is out
  • Patricia Highsmith
  • The best of Betty
  • Jincy Willett
  • Oh, Joseph, I'm so tired
  • Song of the shirt, 1941
  • Dorothy Parker
  • The girl with the blackened eye
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • People like that are the only people here : canonical babbling in Peed Onk
  • Lorrie Moore
  • Revelation
  • Flannery O'Connor
  • In the cemetery where Al Jolson is buried
  • Amy Hempel
  • Richard Yates
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Akhil Sharma
  • Irish girl
  • Tim Johnston
  • Bullet in the brain
  • Tobias Wolff
  • Epilogue: about 826NYC
  • Sarah Vowell
  • Gryphon
  • Charles Baxter
  • Interpreter of maladies
  • Jhumpa Lahiri
  • The garden party
  • Katherine Mansfield
Control code
ocm57625688
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade pbk. ed.
Extent
vi, 344 pages
Isbn
9780743273947
Lccn
2005042532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)57625688

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