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The collected stories of Peter Taylor

Peter Taylor

The collected stories of Peter Taylor

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Southern States -- Social life and customs -- Fiction,
  • United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    A reissue of the edition published in 1969 with a new introduction.

    Statement[introduction by Richard Bausch].
    GenreFiction
    SeriesFSG classics
    ContributionsBausch, Richard, 1945-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3539.A9633 A6 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 535 p. ;
    Number of Pages535
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24115046M
    ISBN 100374531846
    ISBN 109780374531843
    LC Control Number2008944181

    This story was first published by New Virginia Review, of which I was the editor, in and was later collected as the title story in the book by the same name and published by Alfred A. Knopf in Peter Taylor was born in Trenton, Tennessee, in Peter Taylor was born in Tennessee in He was the author of seven books of stories, including The Collected Stories of Peter Taylor, A Long Fourth, In the Miro District and Other Stories and The Old Forest and Other Stories (which won the Pen/Faulkner Award for fiction in ); three novels including A Summons to Memphis (which won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in ); and three books 4/5(2). In , Joyce Carol Oates reviewed "The Collected Stories of Peter Taylor" in Southern Review, calling it "one of the major works of our literature." Mr. Taylor was born in Trenton, Tenn. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Collected Stories of Peter Taylor by Peter Hillsman Taylor (Paperback, ) at the best online prices at eBay! Free delivery for many products!


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