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Dusk and other stories

by James Salter

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Published by North Point Press in San Francisco .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJames Salter.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.A4622 D8 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination157 p. ;
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2055864M
ISBN 100865473897
LC Control Number88034187

Get this from a library! Dusk and other stories. [James Salter; Philip Gourevitch] -- Offers a collection of stories that expose the surface beauty of relationships and places, as well as their underlying flaws, reflecting the moments, experiences, and details that shape lives. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 22 cm: Contents: Am strande von Tanger --Twenty minutes --American express --Foreign shores --The cinema --Lost sons --Akhnilo --Dusk --Via negativa --The destruction of the Goetheanum Titles: Cinema. Destruction of the Goetheanum.

  Toward Dusk, which in won the Noma Prize, Japan's highest literary award, is considered to be Yoshiyuki's best work in the rensaku form: a series of stories or chapters bound by common theme. The story ostensibly revolves around Sasa, the middle-aged protagonist, his fascination with virginity and, in particular, his obsessive quest for an /5(8). First published nearly a quarter-century ago and one of the very few short-story collections to win the PEN/Faulkner Award, this is American fiction at its most vital--each narrative a masterpiece of sustained power and seemingly effortless literary grace. Two New York attorneys newly flush with wealth embark on a dissolute tour of Italy; an ambitious young screenwriter unexpectedly discovers.

That formidable body of work, by the way, includes a previous collection of stories that won a PEN/Faulkner Award in , Dusk and Other Stories. For another taste of Salter, here’s his recent reminiscence of food in France from the New York Times. And here’s a story from the new book. Beyond the sheltering screen of bushes and palings came a realm of brilliant lights and noisy, rushing traffic. A blazing, many-tiered stretch of windows shone through the dusk and almost dispersed it, marking the haunts of those other people, who held their own in .


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