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The brigadier and the golfwidow.

John Cheever

The brigadier and the golfwidow.

by John Cheever

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Published by Victor Gollancz in London .
Written in English


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Here is the preface to twelve magnificent stories, originally part of The John Cheever Audio Collection, in which John Cheever celebrates -- with unequaled grace and tenderness -- the deepest feelings we have. As Cheever writes in his preface, "These stories seem at times to be stories of a long-lost world when the city of New York was still filled with a river light, when you heard the Benny. The Brigadier and The Golf Window by Cheever, John A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Rating: % positive.

The Brigadier and the Golf Widow. New York: Harper and Row, Hardcover. INSCRIBED BY JOHN CHEEVER PRESENTATION COPY. Later edition. Very good plus black cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Author's inscription and signature to front free end page. Interior is clean and : John Cheever. The Brigadier and the Golf Widow. IN Thurber, it is the chaos half‐dormant in cocktail parties, strangers, relations and electric sockets.

Download The Brigadier and the Golf Widow Study Guide Subscribe Now. will help you with any book or any question. Our summaries and analyses are written by experts, and your. Cheever, John. THE BRIGADIER AND THE GOLF WIDOW. New York, Evanston, and London: Harper & Row, Publishers, []. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Collects sixteen short stories. A fine copy in fine first issue dust jacket (author's photograph of rear panel) with just a touch of dust soiling to the white background of rear Edition: First Edition.


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His first novel, The Wapshot Chronicle, won the National Book Award. In he received the Howells Medal for Fiction from the National Academy of Arts and Letters, and in The Stories of John Cheever won the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Pulitzer Prize.

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