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The collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter

Label
The collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter
Title
The collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in Porter's native Texas and her beloved Mexico, prewar Nazi Germany and the gothic Old South, these are stories of love, outrage, betrayal, and spiritual reckoning that are severe but never cruel, and always exquisitely precise
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Label
The collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (1966)
Contents
  • The jilting of Granny Weatherall
  • Flowering Judas
  • The cracked looking-glass
  • Hacienda
  • Old mortality
  • Noon wine
  • Pale horse, pale rider
  • The old order
  • The source
  • The journey
  • María Concepción
  • The witness
  • The circus
  • The last leaf
  • The fig tree
  • The grave
  • The downward path to wisdom
  • A day's work
  • Holiday
  • The leaning tower
  • Virgin Violeta
  • The martyr
  • Magic
  • Rope
  • He
  • Theft
  • That tree
Control code
562245
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
viii, 495 p.
Lccn
65014706 //r852
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (Main): Variant printing. Key letters on t.p. verso: C.5.66.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilfred and Bridget Webb, 1990 (SW Writers Access. No. 90-050). Bookplate of The Wilfred Webbs. With dust jacket.
Label
The collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter
Publication
Note
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (1966)
Contents
  • The jilting of Granny Weatherall
  • Flowering Judas
  • The cracked looking-glass
  • Hacienda
  • Old mortality
  • Noon wine
  • Pale horse, pale rider
  • The old order
  • The source
  • The journey
  • María Concepción
  • The witness
  • The circus
  • The last leaf
  • The fig tree
  • The grave
  • The downward path to wisdom
  • A day's work
  • Holiday
  • The leaning tower
  • Virgin Violeta
  • The martyr
  • Magic
  • Rope
  • He
  • Theft
  • That tree
Control code
562245
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
viii, 495 p.
Lccn
65014706 //r852
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (Main): Variant printing. Key letters on t.p. verso: C.5.66.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilfred and Bridget Webb, 1990 (SW Writers Access. No. 90-050). Bookplate of The Wilfred Webbs. With dust jacket.

Library Locations

    • The Wittliff CollectionsBorrow it
      601 University Drive, 7th Floor, San Marcos, TX, 78666, US
      29.888873 -97.943078
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