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10 edition of Cheever found in the catalog.

Cheever

a life

by Blake Bailey

  • 113 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Alfred A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Blake Bailey.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3505.H6428 Z53 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22552606M
    ISBN 109781400043941
    LC Control Number2008042277

    " The Swimmer ", a short story by American author John Cheever, was originally published in The New Yorker on J , and then in the short story collection The Brigadier and the Golf Widow. It was later collected in The Stories of John Cheever. In , "The Swimmer" was adapted into a film of the same name, starring Burt Lancaster.   When the family settled in at Cedar Lane, Cheever was nearly fifty years old. He was already a famous short-story writer and a National Book Award-winning author, but it .

    Hinkle & Cheever: Brunner & Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing, Fourteenth Edition. About this Product. The same trusted solution, innovation and unmatched support that you have come to expect from CoursePoint is now enhanced with more engaging learning tools and deeper analytics to help prepare students for practice. This.   Blake Bailey is the editor of a two-volume edition of Cheever’s work, published in by The Library of last book, A Tragic Honesty, was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. He received a Guggenheim fellowship in , and his articles and reviews have appeared in Slate, The New York Times, the New York Observer, and : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

      In the summer of , the novelist John Cheever left the cozy confines of the writer’s colony at Yaddo, in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., and moved into a tenement on Hudson Street, in Manhattan – a Author: Matt Shaer.   A proper study of Cheever’s style could fill a book, but for now I’ll limit myself to two further traits. Cheever loved to pair adjectives in productive and surprising : Brad Leithauser.


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