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Selected shorts, a celebration of the short story : even more laughs / a presentation of Symphony Space.

Colbert, Stephen, 1964- (Added Author). Leonard, Robert Sean, 1969- (Added Author). Posey, Parker, 1968- (Added Author). Seldes, Marian. (Added Author). Sheffer, Isaiah. (Added Author). Baranski, Christine. (Added Author). Baldwin, Alec, 1958- (Added Author). Zaks, Jerry, 1946- (Added Author). Boyle, T. Coraghessan. Lie. (Added Author). Lethem, Jonathan. Spray. (Added Author). July, Miranda, 1974- Swim team. (Added Author). Saki, 1870-1916 Schartz-Metterklume method. (Added Author). Mathews, Harry, 1930-2017 Country cooking from central France: roast boned rolled stuffed shoulder of lamb. (Added Author). Meehan, Thomas. Yma dream. (Added Author). Slavin, Julia. Covered. (Added Author). Roth, Philip. Conversion of the Jews. (Added Author). Symphony Space (Firm) (Added Author).
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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library AUD CD (UNABRIDGED) 817 SEL (3 CDS) (Text) 39206020429211 Audiobooks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781934033142
  • ISBN: 1934033146
  • Physical Description: 3 audio discs (approximately 3 hr.) : digital, Dolby stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : Symphony Space, cp2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact discs.
Duration: ca. 3:00:00.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. The lie / T. Coraghessan Boyle (38:33) ; The spray / Jonathan Lethem (13:37) ; The swim team / Miranda July (13:03) -- Disc 2. The Schartz-Metterklume method / Saki (13:06) ; Country cooking from central France: roast boned rolled stuffed shoulder of lamb (farce double) / Harry Mathews (35:53) ; Yma dream / Thomas Meehan (10:47) -- Disc 3. Covered / Julia Slavin (23:59) ; The conversion of the Jews / Philip Roth (35:03).
Participant or Performer Note:
Performed by Stephen Colbert, Robert Sean Leonard, Parker Posey, Marian Seldes, Isaiah Sheffer, Christine Baranski, Alec Baldwin, Jerry Zaks.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded live at Symphony Space in New York City.
Summary, etc.:
From silly chuckles and rueful ironic glee to deep cosmic laughter, this new volume of humorous tales samples the best of recent seasons of the popular public radio series, "Selected shorts."
Subject: Compact discs.
Short stories, American.
Genre: Short stories.

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