Best Canadian Stories 79. pbk.


BLAISE, Clark and John METCALF, (eds.). Best Canadian Stories 79. Edited byClark Blaise and John Metcalf. [N.pl.]: (Oberon Press, 1979). Pp. (4), 5-1 39,(5). 8vo, illustrated green card covers. "More than 400 stories were submitted for this edition of Best Canadian Stories. Ten were chosen. The stories range from the naturalism of "Stone-Cutter" through the various forms of modern realism to the deliberate distortions of post-modernism, from the work of a Mike Mason to that of a Mavis Gallant." --From back cover Contents: Peter Behrens's "Outremont", Terence Byrnes's "Getting the Hang of It", Mavis Gallant's "WIth a Capital T" [Grant & Malcolm, Mavis Gallant : An Annotated Bibliography B132], Shirley Mann Gibson's "Stone-Cutter", Greg Hollingshead's "The Story of Alton Finney", Eugene McNamara's "Pushing 50", MikeMason's "The Van", Leon Rooke's "Friendship and Prosperity", Elizabeth Spe ncer's "The Search", and Kent Thompson's "End of an Era". Light edge wear, owners name inked to flyleaf, five characters inked to inside rear cover, else very good. 30.00

Title: Best Canadian Stories 79. pbk.

Author Name: BLAISE, Clark and John METCALF (ed.) BEHRENS, Peter GALLANT, Mavis HOLLINGSHEAD, Greg

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Oberon Press, 1979, ISBN:0887503152:

Seller ID: 67866

Keywords: LITERATURE ANTHOLOGY CANADA FICTION SHORT STORIES STORY CANADIAN LITERARY FICTION,