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The Resource Burning your boats : collected stories, Angela Carter ; with an introduction by Salman Rushdie

Burning your boats : collected stories, Angela Carter ; with an introduction by Salman Rushdie

Label
Burning your boats : collected stories
Title
Burning your boats
Title remainder
collected stories
Statement of responsibility
Angela Carter ; with an introduction by Salman Rushdie
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collects stories written by the late author such as "The Bloody Chamber," "Our Lady of the Massacre," and "Saints and Strangers"
Tone
Writing style
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 1996.
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001303
Cataloging source
QU
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1940-1992
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Carter, Angela
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Rushdie, Salman
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True
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Manners and customs
Target audience
adult
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the collected short stories
Label
Burning your boats : collected stories, Angela Carter ; with an introduction by Salman Rushdie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in Great Britain in 1995 by Chatto & Windus ; first published by Vintage in 1996
Contents
Early work, 1962-6 ; The man who loved a double bass -- A very, very great lady and her son at home -- A Victorian fable (with glossary) -- Fireworks : nine profane pieces, 1974 ; A souvenir of Japan -- The executioner's beautiful daughter -- The loves of Lady Purple -- The smile of winter -- Penetrating to the heart of the forest -- Flesh and the mirror -- Master -- Reflections -- Elegy for a freelance -- The bloody chamber and other stories, 1979 ; The bloody chamber -- The courtship of Mr. Lyon -- The tiger's bride -- Puss-in-boots -- The Erl-King -- The snow child -- The lady of the house of love -- The werewolf -- The company of wolves -- Wolf-Alice -- Black Venus, 1985 ; Black Venus -- The kiss -- Our lady of the massacre -- The cabinet of Edgar Allan Poe -- Overture and incidental music for A midsummer night's dream -- Peter and the wolf -- The kitchen child -- The Fall River axe murders -- American ghosts and old world wonders, 1993 ; Lizzie's tiger -- John Ford's 'Tis pity she's a whore -- Gun for the devil -- The merchant of shadows -- The ghost ships -- In Pantoland -- Ashputtle or The mother's ghost -- Alice in Prague or The curious room -- Impressions: The Wrightsman Magdalene -- Uncollected stories, 1970-81; the Scarlet House -- The snow pavilion -- The quilt maker
Control code
000043214664
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiv, 462 p.
Isbn
9780099592914
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)165089577
Label
Burning your boats : collected stories, Angela Carter ; with an introduction by Salman Rushdie
Publication
Note
First published in Great Britain in 1995 by Chatto & Windus ; first published by Vintage in 1996
Contents
Early work, 1962-6 ; The man who loved a double bass -- A very, very great lady and her son at home -- A Victorian fable (with glossary) -- Fireworks : nine profane pieces, 1974 ; A souvenir of Japan -- The executioner's beautiful daughter -- The loves of Lady Purple -- The smile of winter -- Penetrating to the heart of the forest -- Flesh and the mirror -- Master -- Reflections -- Elegy for a freelance -- The bloody chamber and other stories, 1979 ; The bloody chamber -- The courtship of Mr. Lyon -- The tiger's bride -- Puss-in-boots -- The Erl-King -- The snow child -- The lady of the house of love -- The werewolf -- The company of wolves -- Wolf-Alice -- Black Venus, 1985 ; Black Venus -- The kiss -- Our lady of the massacre -- The cabinet of Edgar Allan Poe -- Overture and incidental music for A midsummer night's dream -- Peter and the wolf -- The kitchen child -- The Fall River axe murders -- American ghosts and old world wonders, 1993 ; Lizzie's tiger -- John Ford's 'Tis pity she's a whore -- Gun for the devil -- The merchant of shadows -- The ghost ships -- In Pantoland -- Ashputtle or The mother's ghost -- Alice in Prague or The curious room -- Impressions: The Wrightsman Magdalene -- Uncollected stories, 1970-81; the Scarlet House -- The snow pavilion -- The quilt maker
Control code
000043214664
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiv, 462 p.
Isbn
9780099592914
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)165089577

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