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A Day in the Life of a Smiling Woman: Complete Short Stories by Margaret Drabble PDF

By Margaret Drabble

ISBN-10: 0141196041

ISBN-13: 9780141196046

Margaret Drabble's novels have illuminated the earlier fifty years, specially the altering lives of girls, like no others. but her brief fiction has its personal specified brilliance. Her penetrating evocations of personality and position, her wide-ranging interest, her experience of irony—all are on demonstrate the following, in tales that discover marriage, woman friendships, the English vacationer in another country, amorous affairs with homes, peace demonstrations, gin and tonics, cultural television courses; in tales which are perceptive, sharp, and humorous. An advent by way of the Spanish educational José Fernández areas the tales within the context of her existence and her novels. This assortment is an excellent recapitulation of a masterly profession.

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