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A dove of the East, and other stories

Mark Helprin

A dove of the East, and other stories

by Mark Helprin

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Published by Hamilton in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories, English.

  • Edition Notes

    This collection originally published, New York , Knopf, 1975.

    Statement(by)Mark Helprin.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(10),180p. ;
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17357641M
    ISBN 100241893763
    OCLC/WorldCa59167434

    The twenty stories here, many of which have been anthologized throughout the world, are strikingly beautiful pieces on enduring and universal questions by a writer the San Francisco Review of Books calls "a master crafter of the short story.". Mark Helprin belongs to no literary school, movement, tendency, or trend. As many have observed and as Time Magazine has phrased it, “He lights his own way.” His three collections of short stories (A Dove of the East and Other Stories, Ellis Island and Other Stories.

    A collection of short stories, often short short stories, which travel all around the world but retain the same timeless constants. Revelations, memories, or "moments full of cognizance and dream vision"—these are strong undercurrents while death is never far behind or ahead. In the title story an "ill-fitting refugee" serves as a patrol in Israel where he is spooked into shooting a dove. Harry Norman Turtledove (born June 14, ) is an American novelist, best known for his work in the genres of alternate history, historical fiction, fantasy, and science fiction and stichtingdoel.com mater: California Institute of Technology .

    The Dove Foundation is a (c)3 non-profit organization whose mission is to encourage and promote the creation, production, distribution and consumption of wholesome family entertainment. We are supported primarily by donations from families such as yours. The Christian symbol of a dove with an olive branch in its beak represents peace and comes from Genesis - 12, also John – The Christian stories came after very similar myths from earlier stichtingdoel.com Chaldean myth the Epic of Gilgamesh, Utnapishtim releases a dove and raven to find land; however, the dove merely circles and returns Class: Aves.


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Revelations, memories, or "moments full of cognizance and dream Read full review/5(2). New York: Alfred A. Knopf, First Edition. Hardcover. Helprin's first book, a collection of stories. He later went on to write A WINTER'S TALE and to serve as a foreign policy advisor and speechwriter to presidential candidate Bob Dole.

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