The complete short stories of James Purdy (Book, 2013) []
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The complete short stories of James Purdy

The complete short stories of James Purdy

Author: James Purdy; John Waters
Publisher: New York : Liveright, cop. 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Celebrate "an authentic American genius" (Gore Vidal) in James Purdy's first complete short story collection.

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Genre/Form: Verzamelde werken (vorm)
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Purdy; John Waters
ISBN: 0871406691 9780871406699
OCLC Number: 869561671
Description: XIV, 726 p. : portr. ; 24 cm
Responsibility: introduction by John Waters.


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"Stories materialize as if from dreams... He dealt in myths and universals, not daily reality... Purdy's characters never question the fallen state of the world in which they find themselves or the Read more...

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