This collection of stories written over a period of more than thirty years shows the deep seriousness and astonishing versatility of Par Lagerkvist's imagination. From the commonplace charm of the title story, to the searing futuristic satire of "The Children's Campaign, " to the disquieting fantasy of "The Lift That Went Down to Hell, " we see that Lagerkvist admits no settled boundaries between fact and fable. Light rubbing to wrappers. Hill and Wang, 1973. Very Good/Not Applicable. (Inventory #: 2196748)
Literature, American & Military History, General Antiquarian
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