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Title The best American short stories, 1988 / selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines by Mark Helprin with Shannon Ravenel ; with an introduction by Mark Helprin.

Publication Info. Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1988.

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Location Call No. Status
 Granby, Main Library - Adult Collections  808.83 BEST 1988    Check Shelf
Description xxxi, 345 pages ; 22 cm
Note Contributors notes: p. [316]-330.
"100 other distinguished short stories of the year 1987": p. [331]-334.
"Editorial addresses of American and Canadian magazines publishing short stories": p. [335]-345.
Contents Banana boats / Mary Ann Taylor-Hall -- Cats and students, bubbles and abysses / Rick Bass -- Way to the dump / E.S. Goldman -- Still life with insects / Brian Kiteley -- Police dreams / Richard Bausch -- Water-faucet vision / Gish Jen -- Dede / Mavis Gallant -- Natural father / Robert Lacy -- Snares / Louise Erdrich -- Errand / Raymond Carver -- Inn essence / Ralph Lombreglia -- Entrechat / Edith Milton -- Taming power of the small / Will Blythe -- Waiting for trains / Richard Currey -- Wonderland / C.S. Godshalk -- No friends, all strangers / Lucy Honig -- Smorgasbord / Tobias Wolff -- Still life / Marjorie Sandor -- Victoria / Hilding Johnson -- Helping / Robert Stone.
Subject Short stories, American.
American fiction -- 20th century.
Added Author Helprin, Mark.
Ravenel, Shannon.
ISBN 0395442575
9780395442579
0395442567 paperback
9780395442562 paperback
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