Category: Illinois Short Fiction


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The New World

By: Banks, Russell

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Urbana, IL, University of Illinois Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4963

Condition: Fine

This copy has been SIGNED by Russell Banks on the title page. This is a beautiful copy of the simultaneous softcover issue of the talented author's second collection of stories. "The New World" is, in the words of its author, "a carefully structured gathering of ten tales that dramatize and explore the process and progress of self-transcendence, tales that describe and embrace the spiritual limits and possibilioties of life in the New World. View more info

Beyond This Bitter Air

By: Rossiter, Sarah

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, Univ of Illinois Pr: 1987

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 5447

ISBN: 0252014294

Condition: Fine

Winner of the Illinois Short Fiction series for 1987. Rossiter's stories are unified by her characters' quests fro communications, attempts that often end in failure because of one character's preconceived notions of the other. View more info