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Twenty-one stories

Graham Greene

Twenty-one stories

by Graham Greene

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth, Middlesex .
Written in English


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StatementGraham Greene.
The Physical Object
Pagination197 p.
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16820515M
ISBN 10043430512X

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Twenty-One Stories | In 'The Basement Room' a small boy witnesses an event that blights his whole life. Like the other stories in this book (written between and ), it hinges on the themes that dominate Graham Greene's novels--fear, pity and violence, pursuit, Brand: Penguin Books. Graham Greene (–) worked as a journalist and critic, and was later employed by the foreign office. His many books include The Third Man, The Comedians and Travels with My is the subject of an acclaimed three-volume biography by Norman Sherry.

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In at least one story the editor has deleted the more obscure references to little-known Jewish rituals, one of the elements in his translated work frequently faulted by critics. In these selections Agnon's allusions are well in hand, evoking the lost order of.

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