Sixty Stories

Sixty Stories

Book - 1981
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With these audacious and murderously witty stories, Donald Barthelme threw the preoccupations of our time into the literary equivalent of a Cuisinart and served up a gorgeous salad of American culture, high and low. Here are the urban upheavals reimagined as frontier myth; travelogues through countries that might have been created by Kafka; cryptic dialogues that bore down to the bedrock of our longings, dreams, and angsts. Like all of Barthelme's work, the sixty stories collected in this volume are triumphs of language and perception, at once unsettling and irresistible.
Publisher: New York : Putnam, c1981
ISBN: 9780399126598
0399126597
9780142437391
0142437395
Call Number: F BARTHELM
Characteristics: 457 p. ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: 60 stories

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