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Title Return trip Tango and other stories from abroad : selections from Translation magazine / Frank MacShane and Lori M. Carlson, editors ; a Columbia collection, introduction by Anthony Burgess.

Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, c1992.

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Description xxiv, 255 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents Giraffe race -- Reading a wave -- On becoming angry with the young / Italo Calvino -- Learning picked up along the way / Shohei Kiyama -- Return trip tango / Julio Cortazar -- Miriam / Ivan Klima -- Cutter-off of water / Marguerite Duras -- Double / Vassily Aksyonov -- Socks -- Immortality / Yasunari Kawabata -- Girl called Apple / Hanan Al-Shaykh -- Eastern dragon -- Elves / Jorge Luis Borges -- Masquerade / Munshi Premchand -- Small station / He Liwei -- Excerpt from the loser / Gyorgy Konrad -- Excerpt from the story of a ship-wrecked sailor / Gabriel Garcia Marquez -- Ferns / Pierre Gascar -- Excerpt from Valentino and Sagittarius / Natalia Ginzburg -- Lost / Haroldo Conti -- Excerpt from the inner man / Martin Walser -- Rebellious sheep / Cristina Peri Rossi -- Anecdotes of Minister Maimaiti: A Uygur man's black humor / Wang Meng -- How the monkey received his shape / Traditional -- Man forty / Shusaku Endo -- Excerpt from stories and texts for nothing (VII) / Samuel Beckett -- Embarkation at Brindisi / Agustina Bessa Luis -- Excerpt from the ark sakura / Kobo Abe -- Hit man / Bob den Uyl -- Word for word / Ingeborg Bachmann.
Subject Short stories.
Short stories -- Translations into English.
Added Author MacShane, Frank.
Carlson, Lori M.
Added Title Translation (New York, N.Y.)
ISBN 0231079923 (acid-free paper)
0231079931 (pbk. : acid-free paper)

 
    
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