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The Best of H. E. Bates

The Best of H. E. Bates

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It was only, a little over a year ago that I came across H. E. Bates' work; up until then, I had never even heard his name, strange as this may sound. I blush now when I read that he is the author Of forty or more books, has been translated into a dozen or more languages, and that 'his reputation in America, Australia and New Zealand equals, and in some cases surpasses, that in his own country.'

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Hardback Editions

November 1980 : UK Hardback
thumbTitle: Best of H.E.Bates: v. 1
Author(s): H E Bates
ISBN: 0-7181-1943-6 / 978-0-7181-1943-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Michael Joseph Ltd
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June 1963 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: The Best of H. E. Bates (Short Story Index Reprint Series)
Author(s): H E Bates
ISBN: 0-8369-3967-0 / 978-0-8369-3967-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Arno Pr
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June 1963 : Hardback
thumbTitle: Best of H.E. Bates
Author(s): Herbert Ernest Bates
ISBN: 9997406982 / 978-9997406989
Publisher: Little Brown & Co (T)
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