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collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter

Katherine Anne Porter

collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter

by Katherine Anne Porter

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Published by Franklin Library in Franklin Center, Pa .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementKatherine Anne Porter ; illustrated by Herbert Tauss.
SeriesThe Collected stories of the world"s greatest writers, Collected stories of the world"s greatest writers.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.P8315 Cp 1980, PS3531.O752 Cp 1980
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 538 p. :
Number of Pages538
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4138981M
LC Control Number80117200

Porter’s novel, The Collected Stories Of Katherine Anne Porter won the National Book Award in The stories are mainly set in Texas, Mexico, Greenwich Village, Berlin and the Old South. In "The Cracked Looking Glass," Rosaleen's dream and stories collide with the mundane reality of life on a remote Connecticut farm. Katherine Anne Porter () was one of the most brilliant practitioners of the art of the short story. Her literary reputation rests on the stories in her Collected Stories () rather than on her best-selling novel Ship of Fools (). Born Callie Russell Porter on , she was the fourth of Harrison and Mary Alice Porter's five children.

Katherine Anne Porter was born on , in Indian Creek, Texas, the fourth of five children of Harrison Boone Porter and Mary Alice Jones. She was a descendant of Jonathan Boone, brother of the famous explorer Daniel Boone (–), and her father, a farmer, was a second cousin of the writer O. Henry (Sidney Porter) (– ). This classic collection of three short novels, now available in an exclusive Library of America e-book edition, elevated Katherine Anne Porter, in the words of one contemporary critic, into the illustrious company headed by Hawthorne, Flaubert.

  Katherine Anne Porter is one of America's greatest -- and most overlooked -- literary talents, and this book is a compilation of her superb short stories. Porter writes with the precision of a master jeweler; every sentence is polished like a gem, every word is perfect.5/5(5).   The collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter by Porter, Katherine Anne, Publication date Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by [email protected] on Ma SIMILAR ITEMS Pages:


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