The O. Henry Prize stories 2017

by Laura Furman

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • American Short stories,
  • American fiction

Edition Notes

Other titlesPrize stories 2017
Statementchosen and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays by jurors David Bradley, Elizabeth McCracken [and] Brad Watson on the stories they admire most
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS648.S5 O23 2017
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxvi, 329 pages
Number of Pages329
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26931608M
ISBN 100525432507
ISBN 109780525432500
OCLC/WorldCa970680480

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