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The Resource The collected stories, Paul Theroux

The collected stories, Paul Theroux

Label
The collected stories
Title
The collected stories
Statement of responsibility
Paul Theroux
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixty stories in an international setting. Several deal with the political and amorous adventures of an American diplomat in the Far East, one set in India looks at another culture's meaning of perversion, two are on poets living in London
Member of
Summary
More than sixty short stories portray students, diplomats, academics, and other characters in such locales as Africa, Eastern Europe, and Southeast Asia
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 1997
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007217
Cataloging source
DLC
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Theroux, Paul
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories
  • Short stories
Target audience
adult
Label
The collected stories, Paul Theroux
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • White lies
  • Clapham junction
  • The odd-job man
  • Portrait of a lady
  • The prison diary of Jack Faust
  • A real Russian ikon
  • A political romance
  • Sinning with Annie
  • A love knot
  • What have you done to our Leo?
  • World's end
  • Memories of a curfew
  • Biographical notes for four American poets
  • Hayseed
  • A deed without a name
  • You make me mad
  • Dog days
  • A burial at Surabaya
  • Polvo
  • Low tide
  • Jungle bells
  • Zombies
  • Warm dogs
  • The consul's file
  • Dependent wife
  • White Christmas
  • Pretend I'm not here
  • Loser wins
  • The flower of Malaya
  • The autumn dog
  • Denguâe Fever
  • The South Malaysia Pineapple Growers' Association
  • The imperial icehouse
  • The butterfly of the Laruts
  • The tennis court
  • Reggie Woo
  • Conspirators
  • The Johore murders
  • The tiger's suit
  • Coconut gatherer
  • The last colonial
  • Triad
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Yard sale
  • Dear William
  • Volunteer speaker
  • Reception
  • Namesake
  • An English unofficial rose
  • Children
  • Charlie Hogle's earring
  • The exile
  • Tomb with a view
  • The man on the Clapham omnibus
  • Algebra
  • Sex and its substitutes
  • The honorary Siberian
  • Gone west
  • A little flame
  • Fury
  • Neighbors
  • Fighting talk
  • The Winfield wallpaper
  • Dancing on the radio
  • Memo
  • The English adventure
  • After the war
  • Words are deeds
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
x, 660 pages
Isbn
9780670861279
Lccn
96052417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm36084586
  • (OCoLC)36084586
  • 36051
  • 498355
  • 498355
Label
The collected stories, Paul Theroux
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • White lies
  • Clapham junction
  • The odd-job man
  • Portrait of a lady
  • The prison diary of Jack Faust
  • A real Russian ikon
  • A political romance
  • Sinning with Annie
  • A love knot
  • What have you done to our Leo?
  • World's end
  • Memories of a curfew
  • Biographical notes for four American poets
  • Hayseed
  • A deed without a name
  • You make me mad
  • Dog days
  • A burial at Surabaya
  • Polvo
  • Low tide
  • Jungle bells
  • Zombies
  • Warm dogs
  • The consul's file
  • Dependent wife
  • White Christmas
  • Pretend I'm not here
  • Loser wins
  • The flower of Malaya
  • The autumn dog
  • Denguâe Fever
  • The South Malaysia Pineapple Growers' Association
  • The imperial icehouse
  • The butterfly of the Laruts
  • The tennis court
  • Reggie Woo
  • Conspirators
  • The Johore murders
  • The tiger's suit
  • Coconut gatherer
  • The last colonial
  • Triad
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Yard sale
  • Dear William
  • Volunteer speaker
  • Reception
  • Namesake
  • An English unofficial rose
  • Children
  • Charlie Hogle's earring
  • The exile
  • Tomb with a view
  • The man on the Clapham omnibus
  • Algebra
  • Sex and its substitutes
  • The honorary Siberian
  • Gone west
  • A little flame
  • Fury
  • Neighbors
  • Fighting talk
  • The Winfield wallpaper
  • Dancing on the radio
  • Memo
  • The English adventure
  • After the war
  • Words are deeds
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
x, 660 pages
Isbn
9780670861279
Lccn
96052417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm36084586
  • (OCoLC)36084586
  • 36051
  • 498355
  • 498355

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