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The ballad of the sad café and other stories / Carson McCullers.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Ridgefield Library.
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Ridgefield Library MCCULLERS (Text to phone) 34010150865888 Adult Fiction Available -

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General Note:
"A Mariner book."
Formatted Contents Note:
The ballad of the sad café -- Wunderkind -- The jockey -- Madame Zilensky and the King of Finland -- The sojourner -- A domestic dilemma -- A tree, a rock, a cloud.
Summary, etc.:
This collection assembles Carson McCullers' best stories, including her study of love and longing "The Ballad of the Sad Café." A haunting tale of a human triangle that culminates in an astonishing brawl, the novella introduces readers to Miss Amelia, a formidable southern woman whose café serves as the town's gathering place. Among other works, the collection also includes "Wunderkind," McCullers' first published story, written when she was only seventeen, about a musical prodigy who suddenly realizes she will not go on to become a great pianist.--From publisher description.
Subject: Short stories, American.
Southern States > Social life and customs > Fiction.
Genre: Fiction.
Short stories.

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