6 edition of Thirteen Ways found in the catalog.
July 3, 1998
by The MIT Press
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||212|
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A story in this collection has been longlisted for the Sunday Times EFG short story award As it was, it was like being set down in the best of poems, carried into a cold landscape, blindfolded, turned around, unblindfolded, forced, then, to invent new ways of seeing.
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But its central image, its sudden strike, is North Charles Street Baltimore, Maryland, USA +1 () [email protected] © Project MUSE. Produced by Johns Hopkins University The title of the story collection, Thirteen Ways of Looking, is a reference to a poem, Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird.
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