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Story, the fiction of the forties

Whit Burnett

Story, the fiction of the forties

as edited by Whit Burnett & Hallie Burnett.

by Whit Burnett

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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories, American

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesStory
    ContributionsBurnett, Hallie Southgate, 1908-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS659 B86
    The Physical Object
    Pagination620p.
    Number of Pages620
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18180143M

    Fiction Bestsellers. 1. Henry Morton Robinson, The Cardinal 2. Frances Parkinson Keyes, Joy Street 3.   Science fiction and fantasy have reputations for being self-referential; think, for example, of George R.R. Martin’s radical revision of epic fantasy, or of the summary dismissal of past utopias.

    Welcome to the Beautiful Book Boutique. AbeBooks has many millions of books, many of which are rare books, collectible books, antiquarian books or unique books. They range in subject from vintage pop-up books and antique poetry volumes to out-of-print magazines and more. The Other Woman is a gripping domestic thriller about a mother whose love for her son threatens his relationship with his new girlfriend. With fans including book-lover Reese Witherspoon, who listed The Other Woman as her November book pick, here, author Sandie Jones shares the story of how she came to write the book.. The idea behind The Other Woman started to form when I reached my forties.

    From to , the newspaper like dime novels evolved into the well known magazine format. Magazines such as Argosy, All-Story Weekly, and Blue Book dominated the field with general fiction stories. Tarzan and Zorro are two classics from this era come to mind qucikly. The s saw the transformation from general fiction to genre fiction. The fiction factory: being the experience of a writer who, for twenty-two years, has kept a story-mill grinding successfully / (Ridgewood, New Jersey: The Editor Company, c), by William Wallace Cook and Editor Company. pbl (page images at HathiTrust).


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