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3 edition of fairly good time. found in the catalog.

fairly good time.

Mavis Gallant

fairly good time.

by Mavis Gallant

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.G1626 Fai4, PR9199.3.G26 Fai4
The Physical Object
Pagination[4], 308 p.
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5387135M
LC Control Number72557441

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Mavis Gallant’s novels are as memorable as her renowned short stories. Full of wit and psychological poignancy, A Fairly Good Time, here with Green Water, Green Sky, encapsulates Gallant’s unparalleled skill as a storyteller. Shirley Perrigny (née Norrington, then briefly Higgins), the heroine of A Fairly Good Time, is an original.4/5(15).

Full of wit, whim, and psychological poignancy, A Fairly Good Time, here accompanied by Green Water, Green Sky, encapsulates Gallant’s unparalleled skill as a storyteller. Shirley Perrigny (née Norrington, then briefly Higgins), the heroine of A Fairly Good Time, is /5. A Fairly Good Time is a quirky if not perfect novel set in Paris in the s.

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Mavis Gallant’s novels are as memorable as her renowned short stories. Full of wit and psychological poignancy, A Fairly Good Time, here with Green Water, Green Sky, encapsulates Gallant’s unparalleled skill as a storyteller.

Shirley Perrigny (née Norrington, then briefly Higgins), the heroine of A Fairly Good Time, is an original. Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find A Fairly Good Time () by Gallant, Mavis. Mavis Gallant’s novels are as memorable as her renowned short stories. Full of wit and psychological poignancy, A Fairly Good Time, here with  Green Water, Green Sky, encapsulates Gallant’s unparalleled skill as a storyteller.

Shirley Perrigny (née Norrington, then briefly Higgins), the heroine of A Fairly Good Time, is an original. In addition to A Fairly Good Time, New York Review Books Classics publishes three collections of Gallant's short stories: Paris Stories, Varieties of Exile, and The Cost of Living: Early and Uncollected Stories.

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Shirley Perrigny (née Norrington, then briefly Higgins), the heroine of A Fairly Good Time, is an : New York Review Books. Fairly Good Time by Mavis Gallant, JanuaryMacmillan of Canada edition, Hardcover in EnglishPages:   Mavis Gallant’s novels are as memorable as her renowned short stories. Full of wit and psychological poignancy, A Fairly Good Time, here with Green Water, Green Sky, encapsulates Gallant’s unparalleled skill as a storyteller.

Shirley Perrigny (née Norrington, then briefly Higgins), the heroine of A Fairly Good Time, is an : New York Review Books. Fairly good time. New York, Random House [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Mavis Gallant. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: pages 22 cm: Reviews.

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A Fairly Good Time is a quirky if not perfect novel set in Paris in the s. Green Water, Green Sky feels mannered and a little arch. I don't think Green Water really works but A Fairly Good Time is fascinating in it's way and a good read.

2 people found this helpful. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York: Random House, Description: pages ; 19 cm. A FAIRLY GOOD TIME. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Miss Gallant, known mainly for her fine frosty etching of opaque recognitions in The New Yorker, here assays a novel-length portrait of her own Isabel Archer beset by snaky Europeans.

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The humor of Good Time is spot on and highly enjoyable.-- The New Yorker Praise for A Fairly Good Time "We take it for granted that gossip is one of the great popular arts, but it takes a novel as splendid as this one to demonstrate how the fine and intricate tendrils of gossip can be enhanced and transfigured by the literary artist the stuff of gossip is transformed into wit and illumination by a style of inexhaustible richness Page by page, and as a whole, Mavis Gallant .