Description - The Collected Stories of Richard Yates by Richard Yates
Richard Yates is considered by some to be one of the most powerful, compassionate and technically accomplished writer's of postwar America. His work inspired many others, including Andre Dubus and Kurt Vonnegut. His 1961 novel, "Revolutionary Road", is acknowledged as an American classic. This volume contains a collection of his short stories. It contains "Eleven Kinds of Loneliness" and "Liars in Love", as well as nine other stories not previously published. This collection examines the frayed corner and tear in the American dream. There is also an introduction by novelist Richard Russo.
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(240mm x 160mm x mm)
Methuen Publishing Ltd
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Author Biography - Richard Yates
Richard Yates was born in Yonkers, New York, in 1926. He was the author of seven novels, among them Revolutionary Road, A Special Providence, The Easter Parade, and A Good School. He died in 1992. Richard Russo's novels include Mohawk, Nobody's Fool, Straight Man, and the newly published Empire Falls.