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The stories of John Cheever

Label
The stories of John Cheever
Title
The stories of John Cheever
Statement of responsibility
John Cheever
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
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
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 1978.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1979.
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019769
Cataloging source
DLC
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Cheever, John
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
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True
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  • United States
  • Short stories
Target audience
adult
Label
The stories of John Cheever
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Short stories, published 1946-75
Contents
  • The pot of gold
  • Clancy in the Tower of Babel
  • Christmas is a sad season for the poor
  • The season of divorce
  • The chaste Clarissa
  • The cure
  • The superintendent
  • The children
  • The sorrows of gin
  • O youth and beauty!
  • Goodbye, my brother
  • The day the pig fell into the well
  • The five-forty-eight
  • Just one more time
  • The housebreaker of Shady Hill
  • The bus to St. James's
  • The worm in the apple
  • The trouble of Marcie Flint
  • The bella lingua
  • The Wrysons
  • The country husband
  • The common day
  • The Duchess
  • The scarlet moving van
  • Just tell me who it was
  • Brimmer
  • The golden age
  • The lowboy
  • The music teacher
  • A woman without a country
  • The death of Justina
  • Clementina
  • The enormous radio
  • Boy in Rome
  • A miscellany of characters that will not appear -- The chimera -- The seaside houses -- The angel of the bridge -- The brigadier and the golf widow
  • A vision of the world
  • Reunion
  • An educated American woman
  • Metamorphoses
  • Mene, mene, tekel, Upharsin
  • Montraldo
  • The ocean
  • Marito in Città
  • O city of broken dreams
  • The geometry of love
  • The swimmer
  • The world of apples
  • Another story
  • Percy
  • The fourth alarm
  • Artemis, the honest well digger
  • Three stories
  • The jewels of the Cabots
  • The Hartleys
  • The Sutton Place story
  • The summer farmer
  • Torch song
Control code
ocm44391809
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage International ed.
Extent
viii, 693 p.
Isbn
9780375724428
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
00267415
System control number
(OCoLC)44391809
Label
The stories of John Cheever
Link
Publication
Note
Short stories, published 1946-75
Contents
  • The pot of gold
  • Clancy in the Tower of Babel
  • Christmas is a sad season for the poor
  • The season of divorce
  • The chaste Clarissa
  • The cure
  • The superintendent
  • The children
  • The sorrows of gin
  • O youth and beauty!
  • Goodbye, my brother
  • The day the pig fell into the well
  • The five-forty-eight
  • Just one more time
  • The housebreaker of Shady Hill
  • The bus to St. James's
  • The worm in the apple
  • The trouble of Marcie Flint
  • The bella lingua
  • The Wrysons
  • The country husband
  • The common day
  • The Duchess
  • The scarlet moving van
  • Just tell me who it was
  • Brimmer
  • The golden age
  • The lowboy
  • The music teacher
  • A woman without a country
  • The death of Justina
  • Clementina
  • The enormous radio
  • Boy in Rome
  • A miscellany of characters that will not appear -- The chimera -- The seaside houses -- The angel of the bridge -- The brigadier and the golf widow
  • A vision of the world
  • Reunion
  • An educated American woman
  • Metamorphoses
  • Mene, mene, tekel, Upharsin
  • Montraldo
  • The ocean
  • Marito in Città
  • O city of broken dreams
  • The geometry of love
  • The swimmer
  • The world of apples
  • Another story
  • Percy
  • The fourth alarm
  • Artemis, the honest well digger
  • Three stories
  • The jewels of the Cabots
  • The Hartleys
  • The Sutton Place story
  • The summer farmer
  • Torch song
Control code
ocm44391809
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage International ed.
Extent
viii, 693 p.
Isbn
9780375724428
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
00267415
System control number
(OCoLC)44391809

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