The Resource The best American short stories, 1984, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by John Updike with Shannon Ravenel ; with an introduction by John Updike

The best American short stories, 1984, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by John Updike with Shannon Ravenel ; with an introduction by John Updike

Label
The best American short stories, 1984
Title
The best American short stories, 1984
Statement of responsibility
selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by John Updike with Shannon Ravenel ; with an introduction by John Updike
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Again, with this 1984 volume, the best continue to select the 'Best.' This year the leading American fiction writer serving as guest editor is John Updike, and his choices reflect the variety and vigor that has returned to the American short story in this decade."
Cataloging source
USG
Dewey number
813/.01/08
Index
index present
LC call number
PS648.S5
LC item number
B43 1984
Literary form
short stories
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Updike, John
  • Ravenel, Shannon
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  • Short stories, American
  • American fiction
  • Short stories, Canadian
  • Canadian fiction
  • American fiction
  • Canadian fiction
  • Short stories, American
  • Short stories, Canadian
Label
The best American short stories, 1984, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by John Updike with Shannon Ravenel ; with an introduction by John Updike
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The cure
  • Mary Ward Brown
  • Gent
  • Rick DeMarinis
  • A father's story
  • Andre Dubus
  • Lena
  • Mavis Gallant
  • Inexorable progress
  • Mary Hood
  • The final proof of fate and circumstance
  • The artificial moonlight
  • Donald Justice
  • Morrison's reaction
  • Stephen Kirk
  • Thorofare
  • Susan Minot
  • Glimpse into another country
  • Wright Morris
  • Nairobi
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • Lee K. Abbott
  • Rosa
  • Cynthia Ozick
  • The cold room
  • Lowry Pei
  • Things to be thrown away
  • Jonathan Penner
  • Bruns
  • Norman Rush
  • Foreign shores
  • James Salter
  • The naked lady
  • Caddies' Day
  • Jeanne Schinto
  • Madison Smartt Bell
  • Unknown feathers
  • Dianne Benedict
  • In the red room
  • Paul Bowles
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 295 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)805925216
Label
The best American short stories, 1984, selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by John Updike with Shannon Ravenel ; with an introduction by John Updike
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The cure
  • Mary Ward Brown
  • Gent
  • Rick DeMarinis
  • A father's story
  • Andre Dubus
  • Lena
  • Mavis Gallant
  • Inexorable progress
  • Mary Hood
  • The final proof of fate and circumstance
  • The artificial moonlight
  • Donald Justice
  • Morrison's reaction
  • Stephen Kirk
  • Thorofare
  • Susan Minot
  • Glimpse into another country
  • Wright Morris
  • Nairobi
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • Lee K. Abbott
  • Rosa
  • Cynthia Ozick
  • The cold room
  • Lowry Pei
  • Things to be thrown away
  • Jonathan Penner
  • Bruns
  • Norman Rush
  • Foreign shores
  • James Salter
  • The naked lady
  • Caddies' Day
  • Jeanne Schinto
  • Madison Smartt Bell
  • Unknown feathers
  • Dianne Benedict
  • In the red room
  • Paul Bowles
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 295 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)805925216

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