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Selected short stories

Volodymyr Vynnychenko

Selected short stories

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Published by Guymard Press in Godeffroy, N.Y .
Written in English

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  • Vynnychenko, Volodymyr Kyrylovych, 1880-1951 -- Translations into English.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementVolodymyr Vynnychenko ; translated from the Ukrainian by Theodore S. Prokopov.
    GenreTranslations into English.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG3948.V88 A25 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination120 p. ;
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3959536M
    ISBN 101570875928
    LC Control Number2001098688
    OCLC/WorldCa49549040

    He drew up the rocker, hoisted his slippered feet on the rail, and proceeded to smoke a cigar. Less than a year later, inRabindranath received the Nobel Prize for literature. It broke like a mournful lullaby upon the night. He thought it very discouraging that his wife, who was the sole object of his existence, evinced so little interest in things which concerned him, and valued so little his conversation. He called his friend, W. He smoked cigarettes because he could not afford cigars, he said.

    Pontellier's eyes were quick and bright; they were a yellowish brown, about the color of her hair. Notwithstanding he loved them very much, and went into the adjoining room where they slept to take a look at them and make sure that they were resting comfortably. A single faint light gleamed out from the hallway of the house. Edna was a trifle embarrassed at being thus signaled out for the imperious little woman's favor. In coloring he was not unlike his companion.

    Why shouldn't she? I have wanted to read The Time Machine by H. She waved a dissenting hand, and went on, paying no further heed to their renewed cries which sought to detain her. A single faint light gleamed out from the hallway of the house. She was dragging a chair in and out of her room, and at intervals objecting to the crying of a baby, which a nurse in the adjoining cottage was endeavoring to put to sleep. The stories look at the specific dysfunctions of particular customs and institutions, and also at the general result in which people are discarded.


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These works indeed helped revive Tagore's reputation outside India. Edna was a trifle embarrassed at being thus signaled out for the imperious little woman's favor. Pontellier was by that time thoroughly awake. Not only are his stories incredibly well thought out, they are also impeccably written.

It fluttered the skirts of the two women and kept them for a while engaged in adjusting, readjusting, tucking in, securing hair-pins and hat-pins.

Edward Thompson was an English poet and critic having long association with Rabindranath and a number of other luminaries of Bengali culture such as the philosopher Brojendranath Seal, the artist Abanindranath Tagore, and Prasanta Mahalanobis, the scientist. Their heads might have been turned upside-down, so absolutely did they tread upon blue ether.

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She sought to detain them for a little talk and some pleasantry.

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They stood outside the window and the cook passed them their coffee and a roll, which they drank and ate from the window-sill. Selected Short Stories of Rabindranath Tagore ed. Perhaps she will never again suffer a poor, unworthy earthling to walk in the shadow of her divine presence.

Why didn't you stay out there with the others? Wells has earned his place as one of my favourite authors. Madame Ratignolle, more careful of her complexion, had twined a gauze veil about her head. She silently reached out to him, and he, understanding, took the rings from his vest pocket and dropped them into her open palm.

Madame Ratignolle folded her sewing, placing thimble, scissors, and thread all neatly together in the roll, which she pinned securely.

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