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Title: Winesburg Ohio
Author: Sherwood Anderson
Year Published: 1961
Our Price: £22.00 GBP ($33.44 USD)
Description: Viking Press October 1961 second printing: grey cloth hardcover in decorative dust jacket: approximately 5.25 x 8 inches tall: 247 pages. Introduction by Malcolm Cowley. Synopsis: A collection of short stories by Sherwood Anderson born in 1876, whose writing influenced the styles of writers in the following generation, among them Hemingway, Faulkner , Wolfe, Steinbeck, Caldwell, Saroyan, and Henry Miller. Contents as follows: -Editor's Introducti on. The Tales and the Persons: The Book of the Grotesque. Hands – concerning Wing Biddlebaum. Paper Pills – concerning Dr Reefy. Mother – concerning Elizabeth Willard. The Philosopher – concerning Dr Parcival. Nobody Knows – concerning Louise Trunnion. Godliness, a tale in four parts: part one – concerning Jesse Bentley. Part two – concerning Jesse Bentley. Part three: Surrender – concerning Louise Bentley. Aart four: Terror – concerning David Hardy. A Man of Ideas – concerning Joe Welling. Adventure – concerning Alice Hindman. Respectability – concerning Wash Williams. The Thinker – concerning Seth Richmond.Tandy – concerning Tandy Hard. The Strength of God – concerning the Reverend Curtis Hartman. The Teacher – concerning is Kate Swift. Loneliness – concerning Enoch Robinson. An Awakening – concerning Belle Carpenter. 'Queer' – concerning Elma Cowley. The Untold Lie – concerning Ray Pearson. Drink – concerning Tom Foster. Death – concerning Dr Reefy and Elizabeth Willard. Sophistication – concerning Helen White. Departure concerning George Willard. Condition: Withdrawn Special Services Anderson Barracks, U S Forces library book with stamps and label remnants: dust jacket edges rubbed: hardcover and contents clean and good
Condition: See Above
Type: Used Books