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The Resource Collected stories, Shirley Hazzard ; edited by Brigitta Olubas ; foreword by Zoë Heller

Collected stories, Shirley Hazzard ; edited by Brigitta Olubas ; foreword by Zoë Heller

Label
Collected stories
Title
Collected stories
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Shirley Hazzard ; edited by Brigitta Olubas ; foreword by Zoë Heller
Title variation
Collected stories of Shirley Hazzard
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-eight works of short fiction in all, Shirley Hazzard's collected stories is a work of staggering breadth and talent. Taken together, Hazzard's short stories are masterworks in telescoping focus, ranging from quotidian struggles between beauty and pragmatism to satirical sendups of international bureaucracy, from the Italian countryside to suburban Connecticut. In an interview, Hazzard once said, 'The idea that somebody has expressed something, in a supreme way, that it can be expressed; this is, I think, an enormous feature of literature'. Her stories themselves are a supreme evocation of writing at its very best: probing, uncompromising and deeply felt
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Cataloging source
UKMGB
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1931-2016
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Hazzard, Shirley
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
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  • Olubas, Brigitta
  • Heller, Zoe
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  • Man-woman relationships
  • Offices
  • Clerks
  • Italy
  • Connecticut
Target audience
adult
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Label
Collected stories, Shirley Hazzard ; edited by Brigitta Olubas ; foreword by Zoë Heller
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First published in the United States in 2020 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The picnic
  • The worst moment of the day
  • Nothing in excess
  • The flowers of sorrow
  • The meeting
  • Swoboda's tragedy
  • The story of Miss Saidie Graine
  • Official life
  • A sense of mission
  • The separation of Dinah Delbanco
  • The party
  • Woollahra Road
  • Forgiving
  • Comfort
  • Out of Itea
  • The everlasting delight
  • The statue and the bust
  • Leave it to me
  • Sir Cecil's ride
  • Le nozze
  • The sack of silence
  • A place in the country
  • Vittorio
  • In one's own house
  • Villa Adriana
  • Cliffs of fall
  • Weekend
  • Harold
Control code
000067651618
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 356 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780349012957
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1121097912
Label
Collected stories, Shirley Hazzard ; edited by Brigitta Olubas ; foreword by Zoë Heller
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in the United States in 2020 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The picnic
  • The worst moment of the day
  • Nothing in excess
  • The flowers of sorrow
  • The meeting
  • Swoboda's tragedy
  • The story of Miss Saidie Graine
  • Official life
  • A sense of mission
  • The separation of Dinah Delbanco
  • The party
  • Woollahra Road
  • Forgiving
  • Comfort
  • Out of Itea
  • The everlasting delight
  • The statue and the bust
  • Leave it to me
  • Sir Cecil's ride
  • Le nozze
  • The sack of silence
  • A place in the country
  • Vittorio
  • In one's own house
  • Villa Adriana
  • Cliffs of fall
  • Weekend
  • Harold
Control code
000067651618
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 356 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780349012957
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1121097912

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