Find Your Next Favorite Book
Our Money-Back Guarantee

ISBN: 0142437816 / ISBN-13: 9780142437810

Forty Stories

by

This collection of pithy, brilliantly acerbic pieces is a companion to Sixty Stories, Barthelme's earlier retrospective volume. Barthelme spotlights ... Show synopsis

Find your copy

Buy it from  $5.56
Buy new from  $10.63

Change currency
  • Forty Stories (Penguin Books) – Trade paperback (2005)
    by Donald Barthelme, Rick Moody (Introduction by), Dave Eggers (Introduction by)

    Forty Stories

    Trade paperback, Penguin Books
    2005
    English
    272 pages

    ISBN: 0142437816
    ISBN-13: 9780142437810

    William H. Gass has written of Donald Barthelme that ?he has permanently enlarged our perception of the possibilities open to short fiction.? In Forty Stories, the companion volume to "Sixty Stories," we encounter a dazzling array of subjects: Paul Klee, Goethe, "Captain Blood," modern courtship, marriage and divorce, armadillos, and other unique Barthelmean flights of fancy. These pithy, brilliantly acerbic pieces tangle with the ludicrous, pose questions that remain unresolved, and challenge familiar bits of language ... Show more

  • 1. Trade paperback, Penguin Books, 2005

    $10.63
    List price: $16.00
    You save: $5.37 (34%)

    Add to Cart

    Condition:
    New

    Ships from:
    NJ, USA

    Description: New. William H. Gass has written of Donald Barthelme that "he...

    Show details
  • 2. Trade paperback, Penguin Books, 2005

    $11.20
    List price: $16.00
    You save: $4.80 (30%)

    Add to Cart

    Condition:
    New

    Ships from:
    MD, USA

    Description: New. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Brand New, Perfect Condition. We...

    Show details
  • 3. Trade paperback, Penguin Books, 2005

    $13.20 Eligible for Super Value Shipping
    List price: $16.00
    You save: $2.80 (18%)

    Add to Cart

    Condition:
    New

    Ships from:
    NV, USA

    Description: New. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 272 p. Contains:...

    Show details

Reviews of Forty Stories

Write this item's first Alibris review Review it now

Discussions about Forty Stories

Start a new discussion
  1. What's on your mind? Review post guidelines

Join Today!

Share your ideas with other community members

Create account

Already a member?

Log in now

Get $300 in coupons and other goodies. Sign up for newsletter No, thank you.

You're signed up (and we you). Watch for our Welcome e-mail and your first coupon. Thanks!