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Stories of Richard Bausch, the (2003) [Collection]
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Summary (From the publisher):

By turns tender, raw, heartbreaking, and riotously funny, the many voices of this collection defy expectation.

Contents:
  • Nobody in Hollywood
  • Valor
  • Riches
  • Self Knowledge
  • Glass Meadow
  • Par
  • Someone to Watch Over Me
  • Fatality
  • The Voices from the Other Room
  • Two Altercations
  • The Man Who Knew Belle Starr
  • What Feels Like the World
  • Ancient History
  • Contrition
  • Police Dreams
  • Wise Men at Their End
  • Wedlock
  • Old West
  • Design
  • The Fireman's Wife
  • Consolation
  • The Brace
  • The Eyes of Love
  • Luck
  • Equity
  • Letter to the Lady of the House
  • Aren't You Happy for Me?
  • Not Quite Final
  • Weather
  • High-Heeled Shoe
  • Tandolfo the Great
  • Evening
  • Billboard
  • The Person I Have Mostly Become
  • 1-900
  • "My Mistress' Eyes Are Nothing Like the Sun"
  • The Weight
  • Accuracy
  • Unjust
  • Guatemala
  • The Last Day of Summer

Original title: The Stories of Richard Bausch
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionGeneral FictionHumor


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Edition #1: Stories of Richard Bausch, the

Stories of Richard Bausch, the (2003)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Blurbs:
  • "Bausch's stories operate on a heartrendingly human scale and imbue his characters with a quiet nobility." Entertainment Weekly
  • "Richard Bausch is, simply, one of our greatest short story writers." Andrea Barrett
  • "A fine collection of 42 tales...Bausch's best stories are distinguished by characters whose complexity is simply and economically suggested...This is the book for which Bausch will be remembered." Kirkus Reviews
  • "Masterful...Bausch illuminates both benevolent and malevolent aspects of human nature with dark humor, a spiky imagination, consummate artistry, and unfailing compassion." Booklist
  • "Richard Bausch is a master of the short-story form, capturing the everyday lives of ordinary people with a flair and eye that make the mundane exciting and suspenseful." Chicago Tribune
  • "A memorable collection." Boston Herald
  • "No writer has a finer insight into the delicate nuances of the human heart than Richard Bausch." Robert Olen Butler
  • "A master storyteller at his finest." Charlotte Observer
  • "Bausch writes about things that matter." Raleigh News & Observer
  • "Bausch is a magical storyteller." St. Louis Post-Dispatch
  • "Richard Bausch is a master of the short story." New York Times Book Review
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Stories of Richard Bausch, the (November 2004)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Harper Perennial
ISBN: 9780060956226
Dimensions: 5.34 x 7.98 x 1.18 in
Pages: 672

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