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Product Description: This generous collection of fifty-two stories, selected from across her prolific career by the author, includes a preface in which she discusses the sources of her art.A widely admired master of the short story, Mavis Gallant was a Canadian-born writer who lived in France and died in 2014 at the age of ninety-one...read more

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9781101907634 | Everymans Library, August 9, 2016, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: This generous collection of fifty-two stories, selected from across her prolific career by the author, includes a preface in which she discusses the sources of her art.

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Product Description: AN NYRB CLASSICS ORIGINAL Mavis Gallant’s novels are as memorable as her renowned short stories. Full of wit and psychological poignancy, A Fairly Good Time, here with Green Water, Green Sky, encapsulates Gallant’s unparalleled skill as a storyteller...read more

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9781590179871 | New York Review of Books, April 26, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: AN NYRB CLASSICS ORIGINAL Mavis Gallant’s novels are as memorable as her renowned short stories.

Product Description: The fascinating, never-before-published diaries of short-story master and literary figurehead Mavis Gallant When Mavis Gallant was fifteen years old, she told a friend that she would live as a writer in Paris and be published by the New Yorker...read more

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9781408844014 | Gardners Books, November 5, 2015, cover price $50.05 | About this edition: The fascinating, never-before-published diaries of short-story master and literary figurehead Mavis Gallant When Mavis Gallant was fifteen years old, she told a friend that she would live as a writer in Paris and be published by the New Yorker.

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9781408844021 | Gardners Books, October 22, 2015, cover price $25.35

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9788426417282 | Italian edition edition (Lumen Editorial, September 30, 2009), cover price $41.95

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Product Description: A New York Review Books OriginalMavis Gallant is renowned as one of the great short-story writers of our day. This new gathering of long-unavailable or previously uncollected work presents stories from 1951 to 1971 and shows Gallant's progression from precocious virtuosity, to accomplished artistry, to the expansive innovatory spirit that marks her finest work...read more
By Mavis Gallant and Jhumpa Lahiri (introduced by)

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9781590173275 | New York Review of Books, September 29, 2009, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A New York Review Books OriginalMavis Gallant is renowned as one of the great short-story writers of our day.

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Product Description: One of the world’s great short-story writers emerges with a selection of stories from her past, a trove of hidden treasures.Mavis Gallant moved from Montreal to Paris in 1950 to write short stories for a living. Since then she has continued to write, producing a remarkable body of work...read more

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9780771035388 | McClelland & Stewart Ltd, April 7, 2009, cover price $32.99 | About this edition: One of the world’s great short-story writers emerges with a selection of stories from her past, a trove of hidden treasures.

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Product Description: Mavis Gallant is an undisputed master of the short story whose peerless prose captures the range of human experience while evoking time and place with unequaled skill. This new collection of fifteen of Gallant's stories, edited by best-selling author Michael Ondaatje, gathers the best of her many stories set in Europe and Paris, where Gallant has long lived...read more
By Mavis Gallant, Yuri Rasovsky (narrator) and Lorna Raver (narrator)

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9780786172627 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 1, 2006), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Presents a collection of short stories that focus on the human drama and historical import of Paris and offer a kaleidoscopic portrait of the people and places that create a world within a world.
9780786163434 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 1, 2006), cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Mavis Gallant is an undisputed master of the short story whose peerless prose captures the range of human experience while evoking time and place with unequaled skill.

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9780786147595 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 1, 2006), cover price $89.95 | About this edition: Mavis Gallant is an undisputed master of the short story whose peerless prose captures the range of human experience while evoking time and place with unequaled skill.

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Product Description: This collection of short stories was selected by Russell Banks and printed in Canada by McClelland and Stewart Ltd. in 2004 under the title Montreal Stories and simultaneously in the United States by The New York Review of Books under the title Varieties of Exile...read more

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9780771032776 | McClelland & Stewart Ltd, January 31, 2004, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: This collection of short stories was selected by Russell Banks and printed in Canada by McClelland and Stewart Ltd.

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Product Description: Mavis Gallant is the modern master of what Henry James called the international story, the fine-grained evocation of the quandaries of people who must make their way in the world without any place to call their own. The irreducible complexity of the very idea of home is especially at issue in the stories Gallant has written about Montreal, where she was born, although she has lived in Paris for more than half a century...read more
By Russell Banks (introduced by) and Mavis Gallant

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9781590170601 | New York Review of Books, October 1, 2003, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Mavis Gallant is the modern master of what Henry James called the international story, the fine-grained evocation of the quandaries of people who must make their way in the world without any place to call their own.

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Product Description: This attractive trade paperback collection of Anne Hébert's later novels includes some of the most accomplished and best loved fiction of her more than sixty-year career, and features an introduction by her dear friend and fellow acclaimed ex-pat writer, Mavis Gallant...read more
By Sheila Fischman (trans), Mavis Gallant (introduced by) and Anne Hebert

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9780887846717 | House of Anansi Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This attractive trade paperback collection of Anne Hébert's later novels includes some of the most accomplished and best loved fiction of her more than sixty-year career, and features an introduction by her dear friend and fellow acclaimed ex-pat writer, Mavis Gallant.

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The literary great presents a collection of short stories that focus on the human drama and historical import of Paris and offer a kaleidoscopic portrait of the people and places that create a world within a world. Original.
By Mavis Gallant and Michael Ondaatje (introduced by)

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9781590170229 | New York Review of Books, September 1, 2002, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The literary great presents a collection of short stories that focus on the human drama and historical import of Paris and offer a kaleidoscopic portrait of the people and places that create a world within a world.

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Product Description: A wonderful collection of biting stories by Mavis Gallant, one of the foremost Canadian short story writers of the 20th century.

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9780771032929 | Emblem Editions, November 30, 2001, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: A wonderful collection of biting stories by Mavis Gallant, one of the foremost Canadian short story writers of the 20th century.

Product Description: With irony and an unfailing eye for the telling detail, Gallant weaves stories of such intricate simplicity and spare complexity that critics have rightly compared her with Henry James and Anton Chekhov. Readers will discover, or rediscover, the pleasure of reading one of the finest writers of our time...read more

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9780679448860 | Random House Inc, September 1, 1996, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Spanning seven decades, from the 1930s to the present day, an anthology presents seventy-five short stories by the author of 'Across the bridge'

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9780375752308 | Modern Library, July 1, 1999, cover price $10.01 | About this edition: With irony and an unfailing eye for the telling detail, Gallant weaves stories of such intricate simplicity and spare complexity that critics have rightly compared her with Henry James and Anton Chekhov.

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9780771033087 | McClelland & Stewart Ltd, September 1, 1996, cover price $20.01

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Product Description: Internationally celebrated as among the finest stories written in English today, Mavis Gallant's fiction offers a penetrating and powerful vision of contemporary human relationships in Europe and North America.The Moslem Wife and Other Stories brings together eleven of Gallant's best stories from over three decades...read more

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9780771098918 | New Canadian Library, October 1, 1995, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Internationally celebrated as among the finest stories written in English today, Mavis Gallant's fiction offers a penetrating and powerful vision of contemporary human relationships in Europe and North America.

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A vintage collection of elegant, concise short stories, most of them set in Paris, displays the talent of one of the world's best short-story writers. Reprint. NYT.

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9780679422136 | Random House Inc, September 1, 1993, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: A collection of ten stories by the author of In Transit blends subtle nuances, an ironic eye for detail, and rich simplicity as she writes about the illusions that individuals create and destroy amid life's complexities.

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9780786701438 | Reprint edition (Carroll & Graf Pub, October 1, 1994), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A vintage collection of elegant, concise short stories, most of them set in Paris, displays the talent of one of the world's best short-story writers.

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A collection of short stories from the author of 'In Transit, 'Overhead in a Balloon' and 'Paris Notebook'. The first four stories feature the French-Canadian Carette family over three generations, while the other seven stories are set in Paris, where the author lived for many years.

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9780747517733 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, June 23, 1994, cover price $16.85 | About this edition: A collection of short stories from the author of 'In Transit, 'Overhead in a Balloon' and 'Paris Notebook'.

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9780140152289 | Penguin USA, April 1, 1991, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: In this, her ninth collection of short stories, the author of "Overhead in a Balloon" attempts to describe with precision the quirks of human nature and the limits of compassion. A host of characters are surveyed as they struggle to transcend the imprisonment of their provisional lives...read more

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9780394575759 | Random House Inc, March 1, 1989, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: In this, her ninth collection of short stories, the author of "Overhead in a Balloon" attempts to describe with precision the quirks of human nature and the limits of compassion.

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9780140109177 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, September 1, 1990), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: In this, her ninth collection of short stories, the author of "Overhead in a Balloon" attempts to describe with precision the quirks of human nature and the limits of compassion.

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Twelve stories deal with writers, parents, art dealers, tenants, drifters and a manipulative older woman

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9780394545110 | Random House Inc, March 1, 1987, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Twelve stories deal with writers, parents, art dealers, tenants, drifters and a manipulative older woman

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9780393305463 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, April 1, 1988), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Twelve stories deal with writers, parents, art dealers, tenants, drifters and a manipulative older woman

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Arranged in three sections, this volume includes a group of wide-ranging tales set in Canada, stories under the heading 'Canadians Abroad,' in which Canadians confront the subtleties and sophistication of Europe, and a final section that brings together the six Linnet Muir stories

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9780394531984 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, March 1, 1985), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Arranged in three sections, this volume includes a group of wide-ranging tales set in Canada, stories under the heading 'Canadians Abroad,' in which Canadians confront the subtleties and sophistication of Europe, and a final section that brings together the six Linnet Muir stories

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9780440336594 | Reprint edition (Dell Pub Co, March 1, 1987), cover price $4.50 | About this edition: Arranged in three sections, this volume includes a group of wide-ranging tales set in Canada, stories under the heading 'Canadians Abroad,' in which Canadians confront the subtleties and sophistication of Europe, and a final section that brings together the six Linnet Muir stories

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Twelve stories deal with a young woman planning her wedding, an immature newlywed, Americans traveling in postwar Europe, a vacation cruise, a picnic, and a funeral

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9780839828952 | Reprint edition (G K Hall & Co, April 1, 1986), cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Twelve stories deal with a young woman planning her wedding, an immature newlywed, Americans traveling in postwar Europe, a vacation cruise, a picnic, and a funeral

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The heroine of this bittersweet novel, Shirley Perrigny lives a respectable, but disordered, life and has trouble communicating with, and relating to those about her

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9780839828969 | Reprint edition (G K Hall & Co, April 1, 1986), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: The heroine of this bittersweet novel, Shirley Perrigny lives a respectable, but disordered, life and has trouble communicating with, and relating to those about her

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Product Description: In these dazzling stories, Mavis Gallant immerses us in the lives of ordinary people swept up in the upheaval and displacement that followed in the wake of the Second World War. A bitter yet stubbornly pragmatic woman prepares for what promises to be another disastrous Christmas with her mother, her aunt, and her would-be-war-hero uncle...read more

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9780915308606 | Graywolf Pr, October 1, 1984, cover price $6.00 | About this edition: In these dazzling stories, Mavis Gallant immerses us in the lives of ordinary people swept up in the upheaval and displacement that followed in the wake of the Second World War.

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Product Description: Book by Gallant, Mavis

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9780771597336 | Gage Distribution Co, January 1, 1982, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Book by Gallant, Mavis

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