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Author Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941, author.
Title Sherwood Anderson : collected stories / Charles Baxter, editor.
Published New York, N.Y. : Library of America : Distributed to the trade in the U.S. by Penguin Group (USA), c2012.
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 Floor4  PS3501.N4 A6 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description ix, 898 p. : ill., map ; 21 cm.
Series The library of America ; 235
Library of America ; 235.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Winesburg, Ohio -- The triumph of the egg -- Horses and men -- Death in the woods and other stories -- Uncollected stories.
Summary In the winter of 1912, Sherwood Anderson (1876-1941) abruptly left his office and spent three days wandering through the Ohio countryside, a victim of "nervous exhaustion." Over the next few years, abandoning his family and his business, he resolved to become a writer. Novels and poetry followed, but it was with the story collection Winesburg, Ohio that he found his ideal form, remaking the American short story for the modern era. Hart Crane, one of the first to recognize Anderson's genius, quickly hailed his accomplishment:
Subject Short stories, American.
Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941 -- Chronology.
Genre Short stories.
Related Names Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941. Winesburg, Ohio.
Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941. Triumph of the egg.
Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941. Horses and men.
Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941. Death in the woods.
Baxter, Charles, 1947- editor.
Alternate Title Collected stories
ISBN 9781598532043
OCLC number 796756211