Forty Stories (Penguin Twentieth Century Classics)

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This collection of pithy, brilliantly acerbic pieces is a companion to Sixty Stories, Barthelme's earlier retrospective volume. Barthelme spotlights the idiosyncratic, haughty, sometimes downright ludicrous behavior of human beings, but it is style rather than content which takes precedence.

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Donald Barthelme (1931-1989) was the author of seventeen books and the winner of a National Book Award.

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