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Pale Horse, Pale Rider The Selected Stories of Katherine Anne Porter

Pale Horse, Pale Rider The Selected Stories of Katherine Anne Porter

Author: Katherine Anne Porter
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A collection that gathers together Pulitzer Prize-winning short fiction, including "Pale Horse, Pale Rider", where a young woman lies in a fever during the influenza epidemic, her childhood memories mingling with fears for her fiance on his way to war, and "Noon Wine", a haunting story of tragedy and scandal on a small dairy farm in Texas.

Reviews

Katherine Anne Porter's short stories are unsurpassed in modern fiction -- Robert Penn Porter writes English of a purity and precision almost unique in contemporary fiction - Edmund Wilson She solves the essential problem: how to satisfy exhaustively in writing briefly - V.S. Pritchett Porter's stories take accurate and deadly aim... dazzling - The New York Times

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780141195315
  • : Penguin Books Ltd
  • : Penguin Classics
  • : September 2011
  • : 198mm X 129mm X 22mm
  • : February 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Katherine Anne Porter
  • : Paperback
  • : 384