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Book Information: House on the Esplanade, the

House on the Esplanade, the (1942) [Short Story]
by Anne Hébert Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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An elderly spinster leads a routine existence with her faithful chambermaid in the large house she was born in.

Original title: La Maison de l'esplanade
Original languages: French

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Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Torrent, the (1950) [Collection]
      Author: Anne Hébert
     Story-Makers, the (1970) [Anthology]
      Authors: William Faulkner , Graham Greene , Ernest Hemingway , Franz Kafka , Anton Chekhov , Dylan Thomas , Tennessee Williams , Pär Lagerkvist , Albert Camus , Heinrich Böll , Isaac Bashevis Singer , Katherine Anne Porter , John Updike , Philip Roth , Joyce Carol Oates , Flannery O'Connor , Morley Callaghan , Frank O'Connor , Katherine Mansfield , James Thurber , Isaac Babel , Ryunosuke Akutagawa , Alice Munro , Ethel Wilson , George P. Elliott , Alain Robbe-Grillet , Bruce Jay Friedman , Sinclair Ross , Anne Hébert , Malcolm Lowry , Dave Godfrey , Rudy Wiebe
     Great Canadian Short Stories (1971) [Anthology]
      Authors: Margaret Laurence , Morley Callaghan , Mordecai Richler , Stephen Leacock , Alice Munro , Brian Moore , Ethel Wilson , Mavis Gallant , Sinclair Ross , Hugh Garner , Anne Hébert , Duncan Campbell Scott , Thomas Chandler Haliburton , Edward William Thomson , Sir Charles G.D. Roberts , Frederick Philip Grove , Malcolm Lowry , Gabrielle Roy , Irving Layton , Yves Thériault , William C. McConnell , Jack Ludwig , Hugh Hood , Dave Godfrey , Clark Blaise , Ray Smith , John Metcalf

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The House on the Esplanade (1953)
Edition Details:

Originally published in Queen’s Quarterly, 1953

Language: English

Translated by: Morna Scott Stoddart
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