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The Penguin Book of Modern British Short Stories (1989)

by Malcolm Bradbury (Editor)

Other authors: Kingsley Amis (Contributor), Martin Amis (Contributor), Beryle Bainbridge (Contributor), J.G. Ballard (Contributor), Julian Barnes (Contributor)29 more, Samuel Beckett (Contributor), Elizabeth Bowen (Contributor), Angela Carter (Contributor), John Fowles (Contributor), William Golding (Contributor), Graham Greene (Contributor), Ted Hughes (Contributor), Kazuo Ishiguro (Contributor), Gwen John (Contributor), B.S. Johnson (Contributor), Doris Lessing (Contributor), David Lodge (Contributor), Malcolm Lowry (Contributor), Adam Mars-Jones (Contributor), Ian McEwan (Contributor), Edna O'Brien (Contributor), V.S. Pritchett (Contributor), Jean Rhys (Contributor), Salman Rushdie (Contributor), Alan Sillitoe (Contributor), Clive Sinclair (Contributor), Muriel Spark (Contributor), Graham Swift (Contributor), Emma Tennant (Contributor), Dylan Thomas (Contributor), Rose Tremain (Contributor), William Trevor (Contributor), Fay Weldon (Contributor), Angus Wilson (Contributor)

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This anthology contains gems from 34 of Britain's outstanding contemporary writers. It includes stories of love and crime, stories touched with comedy and the supernatural, stories set in London, Los Angeles, Bucharest and Tokyo.
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Bradbury, MalcolmEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Amis, KingsleyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Amis, MartinContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bainbridge, BeryleContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ballard, J.G.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Barnes, JulianContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Beckett, SamuelContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bowen, ElizabethContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Carter, AngelaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Fowles, JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Golding, WilliamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Greene, GrahamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hughes, TedContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ishiguro, KazuoContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
John, GwenContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Johnson, B.S.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lessing, DorisContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lodge, DavidContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lowry, MalcolmContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Spark, MurielContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Swift, GrahamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Tennant, EmmaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Thomas, DylanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Tremain, RoseContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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