Beautiful Girl: Short Stories

By: Adams, Alice

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First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1979 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 242 pp. Author's third novel. “Nobody writes better about falling in love than Alice Adams. . . . How can one person know so much?” --The New York Times Book Review. With appearances in The New Yorker, The Atlantic Monthly, and Redbook, as well as in the O. Henry Award collections for eight consecutive years, Alice Adams had established herself as a master craftsman of the short story when she published her first collection. Her well-honed skill is on abundant t display in this collection of 16 wonderful stories that encompass a wide range of mood and situation. All are linked in the delicacy and ease of their unfolding, and in the certitude of their revelations, and in the consistency of their theme: Love. Included are “Winter Rain,” “Roses, Rhododendron,” “Home is Where,” “Jealous Husband.”

Title: Beautiful Girl: Short Stories

Author: Adams, Alice

Categories: Signed, Modern First Editions, Short Stories, American, Contemporary,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1979

ISBN Number: 0394427378

ISBN Number 13: 9780394427379

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2270619

Keywords: ALICE ADAMS FICTION CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN LITERATURE SHORT STORIES,