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The Collected Short Stories (Norton Paperback Fiction)

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Jean Rhys was one of the twentieth century's foremost writers, a literary artist who made exqusite use of the raw material of her own often turbulent life to create fiction of memorable resonance and poignancy. Here for the first time in one volume are her complete stories.

Synopsis:

"Reading such stories as a group . . . can be overwhelming. Yet it is precisely this intense immersion in experience that is the essence of Rhys' art. The force of her stories lies in the fusion of elegant prose with an uncanny

About the Author

Jean Rhys is the author of Wide Sargasso Sea and other novels.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393306255
Author:
Rhys, Jean
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Short Stories (Anthologies)
Subject:
Stories (single author)
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Series:
Norton Paperback Fiction
Publication Date:
19920631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
8 x 5.4 x 1.1 in 0.925 lb

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