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Angels and awakenings : stories of the miraculous

Grey, M. Cameron (Editor).

New York : Doubleday, 1994.

xxii, 402 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

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ANGELS AND AWAKENINGS is an entertaining and enlightening collection of stories for all who want to experience a bit of magic in their lives. The book includes a collection of twenty-eight stories written by a diverse group of famous authors, such as: Tolstoy, Twain, O. Henry, and Garcia Marquez to name a few. Using allegory, sweeping fantasy, and poignant metaphors, they spin tales of angels, miracles, epiphanies, revelations, and blessed messages from above.

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ISBN:

978-0-385-15311-9 : $20.00

LC Call No:

PN6120.95.M54 A54 1994

Dewey Class No:

808.83/108382 20

Author:

Grey, M. Cameron (Editor).

Title:

Angels and awakenings : stories of the miraculous / edited by M. Cameron Grey.

Publisher:

New York : Doubleday, 1994.

Physical:

xxii, 402 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Notes:

Originally published: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1980.

Summary:

ANGELS AND AWAKENINGS is an entertaining and enlightening collection of stories for all who want to experience a bit of magic in their lives. The book includes a collection of twenty-eight stories written by a diverse group of famous authors, such as: Tolstoy, Twain, O. Henry, and Garcia Marquez to name a few. Using allegory, sweeping fantasy, and poignant metaphors, they spin tales of angels, miracles, epiphanies, revelations, and blessed messages from above.

Subject:

Short stories.--religious aspect

Subject:

Angels--Fiction.

Subject:

Miracles--Fiction.

Subject:

Literature--angels.

AE:PersName:

Grey, M. Cameron.

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505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  Foreword / M. Cameron Grey -- Part I: Messengers from elsewhere : Angel Levine / Bernard Malamud -- The bowmen / Arthur Machen -- The three hermits / Leo Tolstoy -- The greatest gift / Philip Van Doren Stern -- Markheim / Robert Louis Stevenson -- The fire balloons / Ray Bradbury -- The angel of the odd / Edgar Allan Poe -- The selfish giant / Oscar Wilde -- The Last trump / Isaac Asimov -- A very old man with enormous wings / Gabriel García Márquez -- (to be continued)
505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  (Continued) Part II: Questionings : The cop and the anthem / O. Henry -- The story of the good little boy / Mark Twain -- The man who could work miracles / H.G. Wells -- Paradise / PÃþr Lagerkvist -- Saint Katy the virgin / John Steinbeck -- Mr. Andrews / E.M. Forster -- The small miracle / Paul Gallico -- The city coat of arms / Franz Kafka -- Aerial football: the new game / George Bernard Shaw -- (to be continued)
505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  (Continued) Part III: Revelations and celebrations : The man who saw through heaven / Wilbur Daniel Steele -- A still moment / Eudora Welty -- The angel of the bridge / John Cheever -- The question of rain / William Hoffman -- Revelation / Flannery O'Connor -- The man of the world / Frank O'Connor -- Mr. Arcularis / Conrad Aiken -- The schreuderspitze / Mark Helprin -- The marriage feast / PÃþr Lagerkvist.
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