The Wonders of the Invisible World, 2000
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A remarkable debut collection of short fiction by the critically acclaimed author of Jernigan and Preston Falls includes the title story, "Star Baby," "The Crazy Thought," and "The Mail Lady," in which a stroke victim struggles to find a balance between his still-vital mind and a broken body. Reprint. 17,500 first printing.
FIRST VINTAGE CONTEMPORARIES EDITION, APRIL 2000
Copyright O 1999 by David Gates
All rights reserved under International and Pan-American Copyright
Conventions. Published in the United States by Vintage Books, a
division of Random House, Inc., New York, and simultaneously in
Canada by Random House of Canada Limited, Toronto. Originally
published in h
in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf,
a division of Random House, Inc. New York, in 1999
Some of these stories first appeared, in slightly different form, in
the following publications: ""The Bad Thing" in Esquire; "Beating
and "The Wonders of the Invisible World" in GQ: "The Mail Lady
in Grand Street; "A Wronged Husband" in
Intruder" in TriQuarterly. A portion of the story The Vigil"
first appeared in the on-line magazine A
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The Library of Congress has cataloged the Knopf edition as follows:
Gates, David, [date]
The wonders of the invisible world : stories / by David Gates. - Ist ed.
p B.s alk paper) Fiction.
ISBN 0-679-43668-5 (alk. paper)
1. United States-Social life and customs-20th century-Fiction.
PS3557 A87W6 1999
Vintage ISBN: 0-679-75644-2
Author Photograph © Marion Ettlinger
Printed in the United States of America
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