Coverart for item
The Resource Collected stories of Carson McCullers : including The member of the wedding and The ballad of the sad café, Carson McCullers ; introduction by Virginia Spencer Carr

Collected stories of Carson McCullers : including The member of the wedding and The ballad of the sad café, Carson McCullers ; introduction by Virginia Spencer Carr

Label
Collected stories of Carson McCullers : including The member of the wedding and The ballad of the sad café
Title
Collected stories of Carson McCullers
Title remainder
including The member of the wedding and The ballad of the sad café
Statement of responsibility
Carson McCullers ; introduction by Virginia Spencer Carr
Creator
Contributor
Author
Author of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Carson McCullers--novelist, dramatist, poet--was at the peak of her powers as a writer of short fiction. Here are nineteen stories that explore her signature themes: wounded adolescence, loneliness in marriage, and the tragicomedy of life in the South. Here too are "The Member of the Wedding" and "The Ballad of the Sad Cafe," novellas that Tennessee Williams judged to be "assuredly among the masterpieces of our language."
Member of
Summary
Presents a drama about Frankie, a motherless twelve-year old girl who sees a solution to her unhappiness in the approaching wedding of her elder brother
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
044127
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1917-1967
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCullers, Carson
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Carr, Virginia Spencer
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Southern States
Target audience
adult
Label
Collected stories of Carson McCullers : including The member of the wedding and The ballad of the sad café, Carson McCullers ; introduction by Virginia Spencer Carr
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Mariner book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [393]-394)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Wunderkind
  • The
  • aliens
  • Untitled piece
  • The
  • jockey
  • Madame Zilensky and the King of Finland
  • Coorespondence
  • A
  • tree - a rock - a cloud
  • Sucker
  • Art and Mr. Mahoney
  • The
  • sojourner
  • A
  • domestic dilemma
  • The
  • haunted boy
  • Who has seen the wind?
  • The
  • ballad of the sad cafe
  • Court in the west eighties
  • Themember of the wedding
  • Poldi
  • Breath from the sky
  • The
  • orphanage
  • Instant of the hour after
  • Like that
Control code
000058418727
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Mariner Books edition.
Extent
xv, 394 pages
Isbn
9780395925058
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)39887044
Label
Collected stories of Carson McCullers : including The member of the wedding and The ballad of the sad café, Carson McCullers ; introduction by Virginia Spencer Carr
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Mariner book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [393]-394)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Wunderkind
  • The
  • aliens
  • Untitled piece
  • The
  • jockey
  • Madame Zilensky and the King of Finland
  • Coorespondence
  • A
  • tree - a rock - a cloud
  • Sucker
  • Art and Mr. Mahoney
  • The
  • sojourner
  • A
  • domestic dilemma
  • The
  • haunted boy
  • Who has seen the wind?
  • The
  • ballad of the sad cafe
  • Court in the west eighties
  • Themember of the wedding
  • Poldi
  • Breath from the sky
  • The
  • orphanage
  • Instant of the hour after
  • Like that
Control code
000058418727
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Mariner Books edition.
Extent
xv, 394 pages
Isbn
9780395925058
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)39887044

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
Processing Feedback ...