The Collected Stories of Peter Taylor

The Collected Stories of Peter Taylor

by Peter Taylor


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780374125486
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Publication date: 03/01/1980
Pages: 544

About the Author

Peter Taylor, the author of eight story collections, including The Old Forest and Other Stories (Picador) and three novels, including, A Summons to Memphis, which won the Pulitzer Prize, and A Woman of Means (Picador), died in 1994. A Tennessee native, he had lived in Charlottesville, Virginia, with his wife, poet Eleanor Ross Taylor.

Table of Contents

"Dean of Men"

"First Heat"


The Older Times"

"At the Drugstore"

"A Spinster's Tale"

"The Fancy Woman"

"Thier Losses"

"Two Pilgrims"

"What You Hear from 'Em?"

"A Wife of Nashville"


"Venus, Cupid, Folly and Time"



"The Elect"


"Heads of Houses"

"Mrs. Billingsby's Wine"

"Je Suis Perdu"

"Miss Leonora When Last Seen"

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