Samuel Johnson is indignant : stories / Lydia Davis

Author(s): Davis, Lydia
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Subjects: Short stories, American
Experimental fiction, American
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : McSweeney's Books, c2001
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: 201 p. ; 22 cm
Notes: ISBN: 0970335598
Contents: Boring friends -- A mown lawn -- City people -- Betrayal -- The white tribe -- Our trip -- Special chair -- Certain knowledge from Herodotus -- Priority -- The meeting Companion -- Blind date -- Example of remember -- Old Mother and the Grouch -- Samuel Johnson is indignant -- New Year's resolution -- First grade: Handwriting practice -- Innteresting -- Happiest moment -- Jury duty -- A double negative -- The old dictionary -- Honoring the subjunctive -- How difficult -- Losing memory -- Letter to a funeral parlor -- Thyroid diary -- Information from the North concerning the Ice Murder in Bohemia -- Happy memories -- They take turns using a word they like Marie Curie, So honorable woman -- Mir the Hessian -- My neighbors in a foreign place -- Oral history (with hiccups) -- The patient -- Right and wrong -- Alvin the typesetter -- Special -- Selfish -- My husband and I -- Spring spleen -- Her damage -- Working men -- In a northern country -- Away from home -- Company -- Finances -- The transformation -- Two sister (II) -- The furnace -- Young and poor -- The silence of Mrs. Iln -- Almost over: separate bedrooms -- Money
OCLC Number: 48456753
ISBN/ISSN: 0970335598