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The Daylight and the Dust

A collection of stories by

Paperback. Pub Date: 2010 07 Pages: 304 in Publisher: Virago Press Ltd I'm a short story addict. Both reading and writing them. And I always the keep hoping for the perfect story. '(Janet Frame to Tim Curnow January 1984) THE DAYLIGHT AND THE DUST is the most comprehensive selection of Janet Frame's stories ever published. taken from the four different collections released during her lifetime and featuring many of her best stories. Written over four decades. they come from her classic prize-winning collection THE LAGOON AND OTHER STORIES. first published in 1952. right up to the volume YOU ARE NOW ENTERING THE HUMAN HEART. published in the 1980s. This new selection also includes five works that have not been collected before. Janet Frame's versatility dazzles. Her themes range from childhood to old age to death and beyond. Within the pages of one book the reader is transport...

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July 2010 : UK Paperback

Title: The Daylight And The Dust: Selected Short Stories (Virago Modern Classics)
Author(s): Janet Frame
ISBN: 1-84408-462-0 / 978-1-84408-462-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Virago
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