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Nine modern classics

Sylvan Barnet

Nine modern classics

an anthology of short novels

by Sylvan Barnet

  • 188 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Sylvan Barnet, Morton Berman [and] William Burto.
    ContributionsBerman, Morton, joint comp., Burto, William, joint comp.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1.B25 Ni, PN6014 Ni
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 681 p.
    Number of Pages681
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5293595M
    LC Control Number72014218

    Modern Classics Collection. Eclectic, mixed materials can be great in the right application. Modern Classics is our way of merging textures and finishes in new ways from some added personality. Accent End Table. Accents Round End Table. Crossfit End Table. GEAR END TABLE COMPLETE. Linear End Table. Mason Drawer End Table. Mason End Table.   The Nine is engaging, erudite, candid, and accessible, often hard to put down. Toobin is a natural storyteller, and the stories he tells are gripping.”—The New York Times Book Review“Toobin’s sparkling new work is anecdotally rich and clearly written.. /5().

    Voting Results The results are in, and the August Keeping Up With The Classics book is: Nine Princes in Amber by Roger Zelazny!. The full results of the voting are here.. Final vote tallies are here.. Goodreads Link: Nine Princes in Amber What is Keeping up with the Classics? If you're just tuning in, the goal of this "book club" is to expose more people to the fantasy classics and .   This book should be impactful, bring light to a situation, or be incredibly entertaining. A book can become a classic for so many reasons! So I’m making this list based on the book I think will become a classic one day, and will be cherished for generations to come! Pingback: Top 5 Modern Classics – Books are Only the Beginning. Lauren.

      This article in the Times Lit Sup doesn't really address "What Makes a Modern Classic" as the title suggests. It more or less reviews some recent reprints billed as modern classics. But it did get me wondering about what makes a modern classic. Figuring out what constitutes a modern classic is even more rife with. ‘The best of R.K. Narayan’s enchanting novels’—The New Yorker Raju, a corrupt tourist guide, together with his lover, the dancer Rosie, leads a prosperous life before he is thrown into prison. After release he rests on the steps of an abandoned temple when a peasant passing by mistakes him for a holy man. Slowly, almost reluctantly, he begins to play the part, acting as a spiritual Reviews: 2.


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