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Games At Twilight

(1978)
And Other Stories
A collection of stories by

 
Set in contemporary Bombay and other cities, these stories reflect the kaleidoscope of urban life - evoking the colour, sounds and white-hot heat of the city. Warm, perceptive, humorous and touched with sadness, Anita Desai&#8217;s stories are peopled with intensely individual characters - the man spiritually transformed by the surface texture of a melon; the American wife who, homesick for the verdant farmlands of Vermont, turns to the hippies in the Indian hills; the painter living in a slum who fills his canvasses with flowers, birds and landscapes he has never seen.

 
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Hardback Editions

May 1980 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Clear Light of Day
Author(s): Anita Desai
ISBN: 0-06-011079-1 / 978-0-06-011079-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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July 1978 : UK Hardback
thumbTitle: Games at Twilight and Other Stories
Author(s): Anita Desai
ISBN: 0-434-18632-5 / 978-0-434-18632-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd
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Paperback Editions

October 2001 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Games At Twilight
Author(s): Anita Desai
ISBN: 0-09-942853-9 / 978-0-09-942853-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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March 1998 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Games At Twilight
Author(s): Anita Desai
ISBN: 0-7493-8679-7 / 978-0-7493-8679-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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August 1989 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Games at Twilight and Other Stories (King Penguin)
Author(s): Anita Desai
ISBN: 0-14-011907-8 / 978-0-14-011907-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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January 1982 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Games at Twilight and Other Stories (King Penguin)
Author(s): Anita Desai
ISBN: 0-14-005348-4 / 978-0-14-005348-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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Kindle Editions

December 2011 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Games At Twilight
Author(s): Anita Desai
Publisher: Vintage Digital
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