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The collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter.

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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch FIC PORTER (Text) 33946000033030 Fiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison AWARD NTL 1966 (Text) 39391006757262 Award - Fic Available -
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison AWARD PUL 1966 (Text) 39391006757270 Award - Fic Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon F POR (Text) 34330511231350 Adult - General Fiction Available -
Princeton Public Library - Princeton Fic Porter (Text) 30890000234318 Adult Books Upper level Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0156188767
  • ISBN: 9780156188760
  • Physical Description: viii, 495 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Harcourt, Brace & World, [1972]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: María Concepción -- Virgin Violeta -- The martyr -- Magic -- Rope -- He -- Theft -- That tree -- The jilting of Granny Weatherall -- Flowering Judas -- The cracked looking-glass -- Hacienda -- Old mortality -- Noon wine -- Pale horse, pale rider -- The old order -- The source -- The journey -- The witness -- The circus -- The last leaf -- The fig tree -- The grave -- The downward path to wisdom -- A day's work -- Holiday -- The leaning tower.
Summary, etc.: Set in Porter's native Texas and her beloved Mexico, prewar Nazi Germany and the gothic Old South, these are stories of love, outrage, betrayal, and spiritual reckoning that are severe but never cruel, and always exquisitely precise.
Awards Note: National Book Award, 1966
Pulitzer Prize, 1966
Subject: Manners and customs > Fiction.
Short stories, American > 20th century.

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