The Collected Short Stories

The Collected Short Stories

by Jean Rhys
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0393306259

ISBN-13: 9780393306255

Pub. Date: 06/28/1992

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

"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 uncannypenetration of the darker reaches of the soul."—Washington Post Book World
Jean Rhys was one of the twentieth century's foremost

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"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 uncannypenetration of the darker reaches of the soul."—Washington Post Book World
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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393306255
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
06/28/1992
Series:
Norton Paperback Fiction Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
418
Sales rank:
839,655
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.93(d)

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