Fb2 The Backyard ePub
by John Collier
|Publisher:||Viking Juvenile; 1st edition (November 18, 1993)|
|Fb2 eBook:||1324 kb|
|ePub eBook:||1372 kb|
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John Collier's writing has been praised by authors such as Anthony Burgess, R John Collier was a British-born author and screenplay writer best known for his short stories, many of which appeared in The New Yorker from the 1930s to the 1950s. They were collected in a 1951 volume, Fancies and Goodnights, which is still in print. Individual stories are frequently anthologized in fantasy collections.
John Henry Noyes Collier (3 May 1901 – 6 April 1980) was a British-born author and screenwriter best known for his short stories, many of which appeared in The New Yorker from the 1930s to the 1950s. Most were collected in The John Collier Reader (Knopf, 1972); earlier collections include a 1951 volume, the famous Fancies and Goodnights, which won the International Fantasy Award and remains in print.
The Backyard- by John Collier. com User, January 23, 2000. Braves loved maidens, and great battles with no names raged and chiefs walked like giants and breathed air that no man had ever breathed-all in my backyard. John Collier wrote and illustrated a book of poety.
Collier Books was a publisher established by the Collier family
Collier Books was a publisher established by the Collier family. It later become part of Crowell-Collier Publishing, which merged with Macmillan Publishing in 1961 to become the paperback imprint of Macmillan, Inc. The ISBNs of Collier's books are of the format 0-02-.When Macmillan was acquired by Simon & Schuster, Collier Books was replaced by the S&S paperback imprints Touchstone and Fireside.
The Chaser, by John Collier. Alan Austen, as nervous as a kitten, went up certain dark and creaky stairs in the neighborhood of Pell Street, and peered about for a long time on the dime landing before he found the name he wanted written obscurely on one of the doors. He pushed open this door, as he had been told to do, and found himself in a tiny room, which contained no furniture but a plain kitchen table, a rocking-chair, and an ordinary chair. On one of the dirty buff-colored walls were a couple of shelves, containing in all perhaps a dozen bottles and jars.
The John Collier Reader Hardcover – 1972. by. John Collier (Author). Find all the books, read about the author, and more.
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synopsys The Chaser by John Collier. Alan went up to the Pell Street to purchase love potion from an old man. The old man recomended and explained about life cleaner which undetected in an autopsy. It’s costly five thousand dollars for each teaspoonful. He said that Alan would need it someday, but Alan didn’t care about it.
John Collier's edgy, sardonic tales are works of rare wit, curious insight, and scary implication. They stand out as one of the pinnacles in the critically neglected but perennially popular tradition of weird writing that includes . Hoffmann and Charles Dickens as well as more recent masters like Jorge Luis Borges and Roald Dahl