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A Pause in the Desert

A Pause in the Desert

(1957)
A collection of stories by

 
Oliver La Farge covers many aspects of everyday life in these sixteen stories, which range from an old man facing death alone in the Mexican bush to some boys facing the responsibilities of life at St. Peter's school; from the science fiction world of computing machines to the world of gourmets; and from the violent death of a man off the Rhode Island coast to the quiet death of a marriage in New Mexico.The variety of stories in this wide-ranging collection are sure to fit the taste and mood and any reader interested in the human condition through the clear grace of La Farge's timeless writing.

 
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Paperback Editions

May 2009 : USA Paperback
Title: A Pause in the Desert (Southwest Heritage)
Author(s): Oliver La Farge
ISBN: 0-86534-677-1 / 978-0-86534-677-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Sunstone Press
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