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Sixty stories

Author: Donald Barthelme
Publisher: New York : Penguin, ©2003.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Penguin edition]View all editions and formats
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Title: Sixty stories /
Database Name: WorldCat
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Barthelme
ISBN: 9780142437391; 0142437395
Notes: Introduction / David Gates.
The dead father: A manual for sons.
Content: Come back, Dr. Caligari: Margins -- A shower of gold -- Me and Miss Mandible -- For I'm the boy -- Will you tell me?
Content: Unspeakable practices, unnatural acts: The balloon -- The president -- Game -- Alice -- Robert Kennedy saved from drowning -- Report -- The dolt -- See the moon? -- The Indian uprising.
Content: City life: Views of my father weeping -- Paraguay -- On angels -- The phantom of the opera's friend -- City life -- Kierkegaard unfair to Schlegel -- The falling dog -- The policemen's ball -- The glass mountain.
Content: Sadness: Critique de la Vie Quotidienne -- The sandman -- Träumerei -- The rise of capitalism -- A city of churches -- Daumier -- The party.
Content: Guilty pleasures: Eugénie Grandet -- Nothing: a preliminary account.
Content: Amateurs: At the end of the mechanical age -- Rebecca -- The captured woman -- I bought a little city -- The sergeant -- The school -- The great hug -- Our work and why we do it.
Content: Great days: The crisis -- Cortés and Montezuma -- The new music -- The zombies -- The king of jazz -- Morning -- The death of Edward Lear -- The abduction from the Seraglio -- On the steps of the conservatory -- The leap.
Content: Aria -- The emerald -- How I write my songs -- The farewell -- The emperor -- Thailand -- Heroes -- Bishop -- Grandmother's house.
Description: 451 pages
Contents: Come back, Dr. Caligari: Margins -- A shower of gold -- Me and Miss Mandible -- For I'm the boy -- Will you tell me?; Unspeakable practices, unnatural acts: The balloon -- The president -- Game -- Alice -- Robert Kennedy saved from drowning -- Report -- The dolt -- See the moon? -- The Indian uprising.; City life: Views of my father weeping -- Paraguay -- On angels -- The phantom of the opera's friend -- City life -- Kierkegaard unfair to Schlegel -- The falling dog -- The policemen's ball -- The glass mountain.; Sadness: Critique de la Vie Quotidienne -- The sandman -- Träumerei -- The rise of capitalism -- A city of churches -- Daumier -- The party.; Guilty pleasures: Eugénie Grandet -- Nothing: a preliminary account.; Amateurs: At the end of the mechanical age -- Rebecca -- The captured woman -- I bought a little city -- The sergeant -- The school -- The great hug -- Our work and why we do it.; Great days: The crisis -- Cortés and Montezuma -- The new music -- The zombies -- The king of jazz -- Morning -- The death of Edward Lear -- The abduction from the Seraglio -- On the steps of the conservatory -- The leap.; Aria -- The emerald -- How I write my songs -- The farewell -- The emperor -- Thailand -- Heroes -- Bishop -- Grandmother's house.
Other Titles: 60 stories
Responsibility: Donald Barthelme.
Genre/Form: Short stories.
Year: c2003.
Publisher: New York : Penguin,
Series: Variation: Penguin classics.
OCLC No.: 1005452683
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