+Copyright 1931, hardcover with dustjacket, ex-library, 397 pages. SUBJECT: "A new generation of American writers had appeared after WWI such as Ernest Hemingway, Morley Callaghan, Katherine Anne Porter, Kay Boyle, and Erskine Caldwell who won critical esteem in the more popular magazines. Part of the selected stories possess distinction of technique, others are written with compelling facts or incidents. SAMPLE CONTENTS: Rest Cure by Kay Boyle; Tabloid New by Louis Bromfield; Dorothy by Erskine Caldwell; Babylon Revisited by F. Scott Fitzgerald; Fifteen From Company K. by Paul Horgan; Rhodes Scholar by Allen Read; The Threshing Ring by Leo L. Ward; and more." CONDITION: Library cardholder/checkout sheet and stamps/notations inside. Library overlay taped to cover. Library notation written on book spine. Lettering is faded on exterior of book with light surface soiling. Binding is secure. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Best Short Stories of 1931 and the ...
Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Co.
Publication Date: 1931
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, 1931. Hardcover. First Edition. 397pp. Navy blue cloth stamped in gold on cover and spine, top edge stained red. Cloth shows a tiny hole to joint, endpapers are age-toned. Still a bright, fine copy in about very good dustjacket with mild shelf wear and several tape mends to the reverse. Edited by Edward J. O'Brien. Also includes stories by William Faulkner, Erskine Caldwell, Louise Bromfield and others. ; Octavo. Seller Inventory # 18788