THE COLLECTED STORIES OF PETER TAYLOR.

Taylor, Peter [Peter Matthew Hillsman Taylor], 1917-1994.

Published by New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1969.
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First edition (stated) SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. viii, 535 pages. Hardcover: H 21.75cm x L 15cm. Dust jacket lightly rubbed at the head of spine, light soiling along the rear joint, subtle color smudging to panels endemic to most all djs of COLLECTED STORIES. Black cloth boards with gilt stamped lettering. Interior pages are bright and clean. Binding remains fairly crisp. A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with Peter Taylor's signature on the title page. Features twenty-one short stories: DEAN OF MEN; FIRST HEAT; RESERVATIONS; THE OTHER TIMES; AT THE DRUGSTORE; A SPINSTER'S TALE; THE FANCY WOMAN; THEIR LOSSES; TWO PILGRIMS; WHAT YOU HEAR FROM 'EM?; A WIFE OF NASHVILLE; COOKIE, VENUS, CUPID, FOLLY AND TIME; 1939; THERE; THE ELECT; GUESTS, HEADS OF HOUSES, MRS. BILLINGSBY'S WINE, JE SUIS PERDU; and MISS LEONORA WHEN LAST SEEN. Often lauded as one of the best if not the best American short story writer, Peter Taylor won the 1985 PEN/Faulkner Award for "The Old Forest and Other Stories" and the 1987 Pulitzer Prize for Literature for his novel "A Summons to Memphis.". Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: THE COLLECTED STORIES OF PETER TAYLOR.
Publisher: New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1969.

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Taylor, Peter [Peter Matthew Hillsman Taylor], 1917-1994.
Published by New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1969. (1969)
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Book Description New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1969., 1969. First printing (per publisher's requisite statement upon copyright page). viii, 535 pages. Hardcover: H 21.75cm x L 15cm. Dust jacket nicked and lightly worn at spine head, slight soiling to front and rear panels with some toning at top margins and adjacent lengthwise to spine, top corner of front flap is price-clipped. Black cloth; spine has small brown staining below center but with its gilt stamped lettering still vibrant. Light blue top edge; deckle fore-edge. Interior pages are clean. Binding retains some crispness. A very good+ copy in a very good dust jacket. Features twenty-one short stories: DEAN OF MEN; FIRST HEAT; RESERVATIONS; THE OTHER TIMES; AT THE DRUGSTORE; A SPINSTER'S TALE; THE FANCY WOMAN; THEIR LOSSES; TWO PILGRIMS; WHAT YOU HEAR FROM 'EM?; A WIFE OF NASHVILLE; COOKIE, VENUS, CUPID, FOLLY AND TIME; 1939; THERE; THE ELECT; GUESTS, HEADS OF HOUSES, MRS. BILLINGSBY'S WINE, JE SUIS PERDU; and MISS LEONORA WHEN LAST SEEN. Often lauded as one of the best if not the best American short story writer, Peter Taylor won the 1985 PEN/Faulkner Award for "The Old Forest and Other Stories" and the 1987 Pulitzer Prize for Literature for his novel "A Summons to Memphis.". Bookseller Inventory # JUN17-07001

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Taylor, Peter [Peter Matthew Hillsman Taylor], 1917-1994.
Published by New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1969. (1969)
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Book Description New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1969., 1969. First edition (stated) SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. viii, 535 pages. Hardcover: H 21.75cm x L 15cm. Dust jacket lightly rubbed at the head of spine, light soiling along the rear joint, subtle color smudging to panels endemic to most all djs of COLLECTED STORIES. Black cloth boards with gilt stamped lettering. Interior pages are bright and clean. Binding remains fairly crisp. A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with Peter Taylor's signature on the title page. Features twenty-one short stories: DEAN OF MEN; FIRST HEAT; RESERVATIONS; THE OTHER TIMES; AT THE DRUGSTORE; A SPINSTER'S TALE; THE FANCY WOMAN; THEIR LOSSES; TWO PILGRIMS; WHAT YOU HEAR FROM 'EM?; A WIFE OF NASHVILLE; COOKIE, VENUS, CUPID, FOLLY AND TIME; 1939; THERE; THE ELECT; GUESTS, HEADS OF HOUSES, MRS. BILLINGSBY'S WINE, JE SUIS PERDU; and MISS LEONORA WHEN LAST SEEN. Often lauded as one of the best if not the best American short story writer, Peter Taylor won the 1985 PEN/Faulkner Award for "The Old Forest and Other Stories" and the 1987 Pulitzer Prize for Literature for his novel "A Summons to Memphis.". Bookseller Inventory # JUN17-01983

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