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Short Cuts: Selected Stories

Carver, Raymond

ISBN 10: 0679748644 / ISBN 13: 9780679748649
Published by Vintage, 1993
Used Condition: Fine Soft cover
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Signed 0679748644 Signed by the film director Robert Altman, Carver's widow, Tess Galliger, & one of the stars of the film version, Lori Singer. Illustrated with color portraits of cast members by Don Bachardy. Paperback Original. Bookseller Inventory # 004677

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Title: Short Cuts: Selected Stories

Publisher: Vintage

Publication Date: 1993

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Issued without a dust Jacket

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First Edition

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The nine stories and one poem collected in this volume formed the basis for the astonishingly original film “Short Cuts” directed by Robert Altman. Collected altogether in this volume, these stories form a searing and indelible portrait of American innocence and loss. From the collections Will You Please Be Quiet, Please?, Where I’m Calling From, What We Talk About When We Talk About Love, and A New Path to the Waterfall; including an introduction by Robert Altman. With deadpan humor and enormous tenderness, this is the work of “one of the true contemporary masters” (The New York Review of Books).  

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A movie tie-in edition to the brilliant new film by Robert Altman, based on these nine stories by Carver, "one of the great short story writers of our time--of any time" (Philadelphia Inquirer).

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