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Welty, Eudora

Published by Harcourt Brace and Company, New York, 1949
From Ed Smith Books (Bainbridge Island, WA, U.S.A.)

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One of 1500 copies privately printed for the friends of the author and her publisher as a New Year's Greeting.The text of which was originally delivered by Miss Welty at the University of Washington in August, 1947, under the title: Some Views on the Reading and Writing of Short Stories. (Part of this essay was published in The Atlantic). A 51-page essay, that references William Saroyan, Hemingway (Indian Camp), D.H. Lawrence, E.M. Forster, S.J. Perelman, Stephen Crane, Katherine Mansfield, Chekov, William Sansom, Henry James, James Joyce (Ulysses), Faulkner, Virginia Woolf, Edgar Allan Poe, and Sherwood Anderson. Decorated boards with acetate jacket, as issued. A near fine copy in a very good dust jacket with a few tiny chips. Bookseller Inventory # ESB11067

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Publisher: Harcourt Brace and Company, New York

Publication Date: 1949

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Short fiction

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First edition.

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