The Collected Stories of Lydia Davis

By: Lydia Davis

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ISBN
9780241145043
Date Released
Binding
Hardcover
Pages
752
 

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In place of a blurb, here is but one (very short) story from the wonderful Lydia Davis, a story-teller celebrated for her emotional acuity, her formal inventiveness, and her ability to capture the human mind in overdrive:

'It is extraordinary,' says one woman.
'It is extraordinary,' says the other.

Find out why fellow authors like Ali Smith, Dave Eggers, Jonathan Franzen love her writing so much in this landmark collection of all of her stories to date from across three decades. And why James Wood described this book in the New Yorker as 'a body of work probably unique in American writing' and 'one of the great, strange American literary contributions'.
ISBN:
9780241145043
Publication Date:
01 / 10 / 2010
Pages:
752

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