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The Resource Complete stories, Dorothy Parker ; edited by Colleen Breese ; with an introduction by Regina Barreca, (electronic resource)

Complete stories, Dorothy Parker ; edited by Colleen Breese ; with an introduction by Regina Barreca, (electronic resource)

Label
Complete stories
Title
Complete stories
Statement of responsibility
Dorothy Parker ; edited by Colleen Breese ; with an introduction by Regina Barreca
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Product Description: As this complete collection of her short stories demonstrates, Parker's talents extended far beyond brash one-liners and clever rhymes. Her stories not only bring to life the urban milieu that was her bailiwick but lay bare the uncertainties and disappointments of ordinary people living ordinary lives
Summary
A complete collection of short stories by the noted humorist features Parker's best known tales, along with thirteen stories never previously collected
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
048708
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3531.A5855
LC item number
A6 2003eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Complete stories, Dorothy Parker ; edited by Colleen Breese ; with an introduction by Regina Barreca, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Suggestions for further reading -- Chronology -- Note on the text -- Stories: Such a pretty little picture -- Too bad -- Mr Durant -- Certain lady -- Wonderful old gentleman -- Dialogue at three in the morning -- Last tea -- Oh! he's charming! -- Travelogue -- Little Curtis -- Sexes -- Arrangement in black and white -- Telephone call -- Terrible day tomorrow -- Just a little one -- Mantle of Whistler -- Garter -- New York to Detroit -- Big blonde -- You were perfectly fine -- Cradle of civilization -- But the one on the right -- Here we are -- Lady with a lamp -- Dusk before fireworks -- Young woman in green lace -- Horsie -- Advice to the little Peyton girl -- From the diary of a New York lady -- Sentiment -- Mrs Carrington and Mrs Crane -- Little hours -- Waltz -- Road home -- Glory in the daytime -- Cousin Larry -- Mrs Hofstadter on Josephine Street -- Clothe the naked -- Soldiers of the republic -- Custard heart -- Song of the shirt, 1941 -- Standard of living -- Lovely leave -- Game -- I live on your visits -- Lolita -- Banquet of crow -- Bolt behind the blue -- Sketches: Our Tuesday club -- As the spirit moves -- Dinner party anthology -- Summer hotel anthology -- Apartment house anthology -- Men I'm not married to -- Welcome home -- Our own crowd -- Professional youth
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 447 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101144039
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
211FD299-FD50-4A99-BFFE-1AF7C54E73F0
System control number
(OCoLC)671248769
Label
Complete stories, Dorothy Parker ; edited by Colleen Breese ; with an introduction by Regina Barreca, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Suggestions for further reading -- Chronology -- Note on the text -- Stories: Such a pretty little picture -- Too bad -- Mr Durant -- Certain lady -- Wonderful old gentleman -- Dialogue at three in the morning -- Last tea -- Oh! he's charming! -- Travelogue -- Little Curtis -- Sexes -- Arrangement in black and white -- Telephone call -- Terrible day tomorrow -- Just a little one -- Mantle of Whistler -- Garter -- New York to Detroit -- Big blonde -- You were perfectly fine -- Cradle of civilization -- But the one on the right -- Here we are -- Lady with a lamp -- Dusk before fireworks -- Young woman in green lace -- Horsie -- Advice to the little Peyton girl -- From the diary of a New York lady -- Sentiment -- Mrs Carrington and Mrs Crane -- Little hours -- Waltz -- Road home -- Glory in the daytime -- Cousin Larry -- Mrs Hofstadter on Josephine Street -- Clothe the naked -- Soldiers of the republic -- Custard heart -- Song of the shirt, 1941 -- Standard of living -- Lovely leave -- Game -- I live on your visits -- Lolita -- Banquet of crow -- Bolt behind the blue -- Sketches: Our Tuesday club -- As the spirit moves -- Dinner party anthology -- Summer hotel anthology -- Apartment house anthology -- Men I'm not married to -- Welcome home -- Our own crowd -- Professional youth
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 447 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101144039
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
211FD299-FD50-4A99-BFFE-1AF7C54E73F0
System control number
(OCoLC)671248769
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