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The Anchor book of new American short stories, edited by Ben Marcus

Label
The Anchor book of new American short stories
Title
The Anchor book of new American short stories
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ben Marcus
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of twenty-nine short stories that capture the stylistic diversity of American short fiction features contributions by such authors as Rick Bass, David Foster Wallace, Jhumpa Lahiri, Mary Gaitskill, Anthony Doerr, Kate Braverman, A. M. Homes, Sam Lipsyte, and Anne Carson
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.010805
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.S5
LC item number
A57 2004
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Marcus, Ben
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, American
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The Anchor book of new American short stories, edited by Ben Marcus
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
  • Gentleman's agreement
  • Mark Richard
  • The girl in the flammable skirt
  • Aimee Bender
  • The caretaker
  • Anthony Doerr
  • I'm slavering
  • Sam Lipsyte
  • The old dictionary
  • Lydia Davis
  • Introduction
  • The father's blessing
  • Mary Caponegro
  • The life and work of Alphonse Kauders
  • Aleksandar Hemon
  • The paperhanger
  • William Gay
  • People shouldn't have to be the ones to tell you
  • Gary Lutz
  • Histories of the undead
  • Kate Braverman
  • Ben Marcus
  • You drive
  • Christine Schutt
  • When Mr. Pirzada came to dine
  • Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Down the road
  • Stephen Dixon
  • All American
  • Diane Williams
  • X number of possibilities
  • Joanna Scott
  • Sea Oak
  • Two brothers
  • Brian Evenson
  • Tiny, smiling daddy
  • Mary Gaitskill
  • Someone to talk to
  • Deborah Eisenberg
  • Brief interviews with hideous men
  • David Foster Wallace
  • Where I work
  • Ann Cummins
  • George Saunders
  • The sound gun
  • Matthew Derby
  • Short talks
  • Anne Carson
  • Up the Old Goat Road
  • Dawn Raffel
  • Scarliotti and the sinkhole
  • Padgett Powell
  • Letters to Wendy's
  • Joe Wenderoth
  • Everything ravaged, everything burned
  • Field events
  • Rick Bass
  • Wells Tower
  • Do not disturb
  • A.M. Homes
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvi, 480 pages
Isbn
9781400034826
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003070896
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53992927
  • (Sirsi) o53992927
  • (OCoLC)53992927
Label
The Anchor book of new American short stories, edited by Ben Marcus
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
  • Gentleman's agreement
  • Mark Richard
  • The girl in the flammable skirt
  • Aimee Bender
  • The caretaker
  • Anthony Doerr
  • I'm slavering
  • Sam Lipsyte
  • The old dictionary
  • Lydia Davis
  • Introduction
  • The father's blessing
  • Mary Caponegro
  • The life and work of Alphonse Kauders
  • Aleksandar Hemon
  • The paperhanger
  • William Gay
  • People shouldn't have to be the ones to tell you
  • Gary Lutz
  • Histories of the undead
  • Kate Braverman
  • Ben Marcus
  • You drive
  • Christine Schutt
  • When Mr. Pirzada came to dine
  • Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Down the road
  • Stephen Dixon
  • All American
  • Diane Williams
  • X number of possibilities
  • Joanna Scott
  • Sea Oak
  • Two brothers
  • Brian Evenson
  • Tiny, smiling daddy
  • Mary Gaitskill
  • Someone to talk to
  • Deborah Eisenberg
  • Brief interviews with hideous men
  • David Foster Wallace
  • Where I work
  • Ann Cummins
  • George Saunders
  • The sound gun
  • Matthew Derby
  • Short talks
  • Anne Carson
  • Up the Old Goat Road
  • Dawn Raffel
  • Scarliotti and the sinkhole
  • Padgett Powell
  • Letters to Wendy's
  • Joe Wenderoth
  • Everything ravaged, everything burned
  • Field events
  • Rick Bass
  • Wells Tower
  • Do not disturb
  • A.M. Homes
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvi, 480 pages
Isbn
9781400034826
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003070896
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53992927
  • (Sirsi) o53992927
  • (OCoLC)53992927

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