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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
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch AWARD NTL 1966 (Text) 39391006757262 Award - Fic Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch AWARD PUL 1966 (Text) 39391006757270 Award - Fic Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon F POR (Text) 34330511231350 Adult - General Fiction Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton Fic Porter (Text) 30890000234318 Adult Books Upper level Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch FIC PORTER (Text) 33946000033030 Fiction . 2nd Floor 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 -- Martyr -- Magic -- Rope -- He -- Theft -- That tree -- Jilting of Granny Weatherall -- Flowering Judas -- Cracked looking-glass -- Hacienda -- Old mortality -- Noon wine -- Pale horse, pale rider -- Old order -- Source -- Journey -- Witness -- Circus -- Last leaf -- Fig tree -- Grave -- Downward path to wisdom -- A day's work -- Holiday -- 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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