DIFFERENT OFFER (see description & picture by BookGems): Edition Penguin Books, reprint 1965. ISBN: 0-14-028272-6. 160 pages, size: 11.3 x 1.2 x 18 cm. Selection of stories including "The Ballad of the Sad Cafe"; "Wunderkind"; "The Jockey"; "Madame Zilensky and the King of Finland"; "The Sojourner"; "A Domestic Dilemma"; "A Tree, A Rock, A Cloud". Just tanning to paper edges. Other than that, the unread book remains in very good condition throughout. Text all clean, neat and tight. Prompt dispatch from UK.
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A collection of novellas and short stories. The author's Georgia landscapes are peopled by mutes, tomboys, hunchbacks and misfits with whom, in her paralysing illness, she clearly identified. The author is perhaps best-known for "The Heart is a Lonely Hunter".About the Author:
Carson McCullers was born in 1917. She is the critically acclaimed author of several popular novels in the 1940s and '50s, including The Member of the Wedding (1946). Her novels frequently depicted life in small towns of the southeastern United States and were marked by themes of loneliness and spiritual isolation. McCullers suffered from ill health most of her adult life, including a series of strokes that began when she was in her 20s; she died at the age of 50. The Member of the Wedding was dramatized for the stage in the 1950s and filmed in 1952 and 1997. Other films based on her books are Reflections in a Golden Eye (1967, with Elizabeth Taylor and Marlon Brando), The Heart is a Lonely Hunter (1968, starring Alan Arkin) and The Ballad of the Sad Café (1991).
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