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Conversations with John Cheever

by John Cheever

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Published by University Press of Mississippi in Jackson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cheever, John -- Interviews.,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Interviews.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Scott Donaldson.
    SeriesLiterary conversations series
    ContributionsDonaldson, Scott, 1928-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3505.H6428 Z463 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 259 p. ;
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2388768M
    ISBN 10087805331X, 0878053328
    LC Control Number87017932

    The Stories of John Cheever () won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, the National Books Critics Circle Award, and an American Book Award. Cheever died of cancer in . The World of Apples by John Cheever. Start Your Free Trial. Donaldson, Scott, ed. Conversations with John Cheever. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 30,+ book summaries;.

    Here is one of twelve magnificent stories, originally part of The John Cheever Audio Collection, in which John Cheever celebrates – with unequaled grace and tenderness – the deepest feelings we Cheever writes in his preface, "These stories seem at times to be stories of a long-lost world when the city of New York was still filled with a river light, when you heard the Benny Goodman.   Aug • The California-based novelist T.C. Boyle originally thought John Cheever's short stories were "antiquated," when he read them as a Author: John Cheever.

    Get this from a library! John Cheever.. [John Cheever; Stephen Banker] -- In an interview with Stephen Banker, the author talks about his book Falconer.   Conversations with William Maxwell collects over thirty interviews, public speeches, Maxwell's forty-year tenure as a fiction editor working with such writers as John Updike, John Cheever, Eudora Welty, Vladimir Nabokov, and who is the editor of this volume. The book's introduction includes Maxwell's discussion of correspondence with Author: Barbara Burkhardt.


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