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All the days and nights : the collected stories of William Maxwell

Label
All the days and nights : the collected stories of William Maxwell
Title
All the days and nights
Title remainder
the collected stories of William Maxwell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stories written over half a century. They range from A Game of Chess, on the attitude of boorish provincials towards their bohemian New York relatives, to What Every Boy Should Know, on the pangs of growing up
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-2000
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maxwell, William
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3525.A9464
LC item number
A79 1995
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
  • Illinois
  • France
  • France
  • Illinois
  • New York (State)
  • Americans
  • Domestic fiction, American
  • Americans
  • Domestic fiction, American
  • Manners and customs
Label
All the days and nights : the collected stories of William Maxwell
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Over by the river -- The Trojan women -- The pilgrimage -- The patterns of love -- What every boy should know -- A game of chess -- The French scarecrow -- Young Francis Whitehead -- A final report -- Haller's second home -- The gardens of Mont-Saint-Michel -- The value of money -- The thistles in Sweden -- The poor orphan girl -- The lily-white boys -- Billie Dyer -- Love -- The man in the moon -- With reference to an incident at a bridge -- My father's friends -- The front and the back parts of the house -- The holy terror -- What he was like -- (to be continued)
  • (Continued) A Set of Twenty-one Improvisations : A love story -- The industrious tailor -- The country where nobody ever grew old and died -- The fisherman who had nobody to go out in his boat with him -- The two women friends -- The carpenter -- The man who had no friends and didn't want any -- A fable begotten of an echo of a line of verse by W.B. Yeats -- The blue finch of Arabia -- The sound of waves -- The woman who never drew breath except to complain -- The masks -- The man who lost his father -- The old woman whose house was beside a running stream -- The pessimistic fortune-teller -- The printing office -- The lamplighter -- The kingdom where straightforward, logical thinking was admired over every other kind -- The old man at the railroad crossing -- A mean and spiteful toad -- All the days and nights
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 415 pages
Isbn
9780679438298
Lccn
94027509
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30811566
  • (OCoLC)ocm30811566
Label
All the days and nights : the collected stories of William Maxwell
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Over by the river -- The Trojan women -- The pilgrimage -- The patterns of love -- What every boy should know -- A game of chess -- The French scarecrow -- Young Francis Whitehead -- A final report -- Haller's second home -- The gardens of Mont-Saint-Michel -- The value of money -- The thistles in Sweden -- The poor orphan girl -- The lily-white boys -- Billie Dyer -- Love -- The man in the moon -- With reference to an incident at a bridge -- My father's friends -- The front and the back parts of the house -- The holy terror -- What he was like -- (to be continued)
  • (Continued) A Set of Twenty-one Improvisations : A love story -- The industrious tailor -- The country where nobody ever grew old and died -- The fisherman who had nobody to go out in his boat with him -- The two women friends -- The carpenter -- The man who had no friends and didn't want any -- A fable begotten of an echo of a line of verse by W.B. Yeats -- The blue finch of Arabia -- The sound of waves -- The woman who never drew breath except to complain -- The masks -- The man who lost his father -- The old woman whose house was beside a running stream -- The pessimistic fortune-teller -- The printing office -- The lamplighter -- The kingdom where straightforward, logical thinking was admired over every other kind -- The old man at the railroad crossing -- A mean and spiteful toad -- All the days and nights
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 415 pages
Isbn
9780679438298
Lccn
94027509
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30811566
  • (OCoLC)ocm30811566

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