The Penguin Collection

The Penguin Collection

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A volume of short stories. The contributors are William Boyd, Jonathan Coe, Jim Crace, Robertson Davies, Shena Mackay, Vladimir Nabokov, Will Self, Muriel Spark, Donna Tartt, William Trevor, John Updike and Barbara Vine.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 129.54 x 195.58 x 17.78mm | 226.8g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • 0140254765
  • 9780140254761

Table of contents

"The Dream Lover", William Boyd; "Ivy and Her Nonsense", Jonathon Coe; "The Slow Digestions of the Night", Jim Crace; "A Christmas Carol Re-Harmonized", Robertson Davies; "Death by Art Deco", Shena Mackay; "Le Veneziana", Vladimir Nabokov; "A Rock of Crack as Big as the Ritz", Will Self; "The Hanging Judge", Muriel Spark; "A Christmas Pageant", Donna Tartt; "Making Conversation", William Trevor; "Scenes from the Fifties", John Updike; "In the Time of his Prosperity", Barbara Vine.show more