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Prize Stories 1986

William Miller Abrahams

Prize Stories 1986

The O. Henry Awards

by William Miller Abrahams

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Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Short Stories (Anthologies),
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9526255M
    ISBN 101417710691
    ISBN 109781417710690

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Henry Award winners, with first prize awarded to Alice Walker. Other contributors include Bobbie Ann Mason, Alice Adams, Gordon Lish, Peter Cameron, Deborah Eisenberg, Stuart Dybek, Ward Just, and Joyce Carol Oates, who earned a "special award for continuing achievement," even then.