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Varieties of Disturbance

Stories

by Lydia Davis

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7423369M
ISBN 100374281734
ISBN 109780374281731

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In Varieties of Disturbance, her fourth collection, Davis extends her reach as never before in stories that take every form from sociological studies to concise poems. Her subjects include the five senses, fourth-graders, good taste, and tropical storms. Varieties of Disturbance is a National Book Award Finalist for Fiction. Fiction. "In Varieties of Disturbance, her fourth collection, Davis extends her reach as never before in stories that take every form from sociological studies to concise poems. Her subjects include the five senses, fourth-graders, good taste, and tropical storms. She offers a reinterpretation of insomnia and re-creates the ordeals of Kafka in the kitchen.


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