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The Houses of Children: Collected Stories Coleman Dowell

The Houses of Children: Collected Stories

Coleman Dowell

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ISBN : 9781555840433
Hardcover
199 pages
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A ghost story unfolds simultaneously across three centuries and two continents- a young cannibal details the daily life and appetites of his clan- a man slowly, and without pain or blood, loses his limbs, his tongue, and his sight. Drawing onMoreA ghost story unfolds simultaneously across three centuries and two continents- a young cannibal details the daily life and appetites of his clan- a man slowly, and without pain or blood, loses his limbs, his tongue, and his sight. Drawing on traditions as diverse as Southern romanticism, urban avant-garde, and black comedy, this collection culled from Coleman Dowells entire career displays the wide range of his talent and the stylistic beauty of his prose.