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Collected early stories, John Updike ; Christopher Carduff, editor

Label
Collected early stories
Title
Collected early stories
Statement of responsibility
John Updike ; Christopher Carduff, editor
Title variation
Updike
Title variation remainder
collected early stories
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collects over one hundred of the author's short stories from the early portion of his career
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Updike, John
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3571.P4
LC item number
A6 2013
Literary form
short stories
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carduff, Christopher
  • Updike, John
Series statement
Library of America
Series volume
242
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  • Short stories, American
  • United States
Label
Collected early stories, John Updike ; Christopher Carduff, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Of the 102 stories gathered here, 80 first appeared in the New Yorker. Most were revised by the author for his collections. All were written between 1953 and 1975, when Updike was in his twenties, thirties, and early forties, and are arranged here, for the first time, in the order in which they were completed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 910-951) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Who made yellow roses yellow?
  • A constellation of events
  • The man who loved extinct mammals
  • Problems
  • Love song, for a Moog synthesizer
  • His finest hour
  • Sunday teasing
  • The lucid eye in silver town
  • A trillion feet of gas
  • Incest
  • A gift from the city
  • Intercession
  • The alligators
  • The happiest I've been
  • Ace in the hole
  • Walter Briggs
  • The persistence of desire
  • Still life
  • Flight
  • Should Wizard hit Mommy?
  • Dear Alexandros
  • A sense of shelter
  • Wife-wooing
  • Pigeon feathers
  • Home
  • Friends from Philadelphia
  • Archangel
  • The sea's green sameness
  • You'll never know, dear, how much I love you
  • The astronomer
  • A & P
  • The doctor's wife
  • Lifeguard
  • The crow in the woods
  • The blessed man of Boston, my grandmother's thimble, and Fanning Island
  • Packed dirt, churchgoing, a dying cat, a traded car
  • A game of Botticelli
  • Unstuck
  • In football season
  • The Indian
  • A madman
  • My uncle's death
  • Solitaire
  • Leaves
  • The stare
  • Museums and women
  • Avec la bébé-sitter
  • Tomorrow and tomorrow and so forth
  • Four sides of one story
  • The morning
  • At a bar in Charlotte Amalie
  • The Christian roommates
  • My lover has dirty fingernails
  • Eclipse
  • Harv is plowing now
  • The music school
  • The rescue
  • The dark
  • Dentistry and doubt
  • God speaks
  • The Bulgarian poetess
  • The family meadow
  • Man and daughter in the cold
  • The hermit
  • During the Jurassic
  • The witnesses
  • The pro
  • The slump
  • Under the microscope
  • The kid's whistling
  • The corner
  • The day of the dying rabbit
  • I am dying, Egypt, dying
  • Cemeteries
  • The deacon
  • I will not let thee go, except thou bless me
  • One of my generation
  • The hillies
  • The orphaned swimming pool
  • Plumbing
  • Toward evening
  • The carol sing
  • Minutes of the last meeting
  • The baluchitherium
  • The Tarbox police
  • When everyone was pregnant
  • The beloved
  • The invention of the horse collar
  • Jesus on Honshu
  • Commercial
  • The gun shop
  • Snowing in Greenwich Village
  • Believers
  • How to love America and leave it at the same time
  • Nevada
  • Son
  • Daughter, last glimpses of
  • Ethiopia
  • Transaction
  • Augustine's concubine
  • Killing
  • The chaste planet
Control code
ocn830367640
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 955 pages
Isbn
9781598532517
Lccn
2012954899
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0012936295
  • (OCoLC)830367640
Label
Collected early stories, John Updike ; Christopher Carduff, editor
Publication
Note
Of the 102 stories gathered here, 80 first appeared in the New Yorker. Most were revised by the author for his collections. All were written between 1953 and 1975, when Updike was in his twenties, thirties, and early forties, and are arranged here, for the first time, in the order in which they were completed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 910-951) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Who made yellow roses yellow?
  • A constellation of events
  • The man who loved extinct mammals
  • Problems
  • Love song, for a Moog synthesizer
  • His finest hour
  • Sunday teasing
  • The lucid eye in silver town
  • A trillion feet of gas
  • Incest
  • A gift from the city
  • Intercession
  • The alligators
  • The happiest I've been
  • Ace in the hole
  • Walter Briggs
  • The persistence of desire
  • Still life
  • Flight
  • Should Wizard hit Mommy?
  • Dear Alexandros
  • A sense of shelter
  • Wife-wooing
  • Pigeon feathers
  • Home
  • Friends from Philadelphia
  • Archangel
  • The sea's green sameness
  • You'll never know, dear, how much I love you
  • The astronomer
  • A & P
  • The doctor's wife
  • Lifeguard
  • The crow in the woods
  • The blessed man of Boston, my grandmother's thimble, and Fanning Island
  • Packed dirt, churchgoing, a dying cat, a traded car
  • A game of Botticelli
  • Unstuck
  • In football season
  • The Indian
  • A madman
  • My uncle's death
  • Solitaire
  • Leaves
  • The stare
  • Museums and women
  • Avec la bébé-sitter
  • Tomorrow and tomorrow and so forth
  • Four sides of one story
  • The morning
  • At a bar in Charlotte Amalie
  • The Christian roommates
  • My lover has dirty fingernails
  • Eclipse
  • Harv is plowing now
  • The music school
  • The rescue
  • The dark
  • Dentistry and doubt
  • God speaks
  • The Bulgarian poetess
  • The family meadow
  • Man and daughter in the cold
  • The hermit
  • During the Jurassic
  • The witnesses
  • The pro
  • The slump
  • Under the microscope
  • The kid's whistling
  • The corner
  • The day of the dying rabbit
  • I am dying, Egypt, dying
  • Cemeteries
  • The deacon
  • I will not let thee go, except thou bless me
  • One of my generation
  • The hillies
  • The orphaned swimming pool
  • Plumbing
  • Toward evening
  • The carol sing
  • Minutes of the last meeting
  • The baluchitherium
  • The Tarbox police
  • When everyone was pregnant
  • The beloved
  • The invention of the horse collar
  • Jesus on Honshu
  • Commercial
  • The gun shop
  • Snowing in Greenwich Village
  • Believers
  • How to love America and leave it at the same time
  • Nevada
  • Son
  • Daughter, last glimpses of
  • Ethiopia
  • Transaction
  • Augustine's concubine
  • Killing
  • The chaste planet
Control code
ocn830367640
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 955 pages
Isbn
9781598532517
Lccn
2012954899
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0012936295
  • (OCoLC)830367640

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