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Four Stories

Four Stories

(2006)
A collection of stories by

 
Like everything Bennett does, these stories are playful, witty and painfully observant of ordinary people's foibles. They all have brilliant twists, are immensely entertaining and highly moral. And all are modern classics.

The Laying on of Hands

The painfully observant account of a memorial service for a masseur to the famous.

The Clothes They Stood Up In

The comic tale of an elderly couple's trials after their flat is stripped completely bare.

Father! Father! Burning Bright

The savage satire on the family of a dying man who rules over them from his hospital bed.

The Lady in the Van

The true story of the eccentric old woman who is invited to live in a homeowner's front garden. She stays there, in her van, for fifteen years. The home is Alan Bennett's. It became a West End hit, starring Maggie Smith.

 
Used availability for Alan Bennett's Four Stories


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Hardback Editions

April 2014 : UK Hardback
Title: Four Stories
Author(s): Alan Bennett
ISBN: 1-78125-379-X / 978-1-78125-379-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Profile Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

September 2006 : UK Paperback
Title: Four Stories
Author(s): Alan Bennett
ISBN: 1-86197-819-7 / 978-1-86197-819-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Profile Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

October 2005 : UK Audio edition
Title: Alan Bennett: Four Stories
Author(s): Alan Bennett
Publisher: BBC Worldwide Limited
Availability: Amazon UK   

October 2005 : UK Audio CD
Title: Alan Bennett: Four Stories (BBC Audio)
Author(s): Alan Bennett
ISBN: 1-84607-048-1 / 978-1-84607-048-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: BBC Physical Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

December 2015 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Four Stories
Author(s): Alan Bennett
Publisher: Profile Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   



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