Will You Please Be Quiet, Please? (Paperback)Raymond Carver (author)
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Publisher: Vintage Publishing
Number of pages: 192
Weight: 138 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 13 mm
Carver has made himself the natural successor to his true mentor, Chekhov * Financial Times *
He is alert to the unique, inconspicuous incident, when a life or a marriage may change course decisively * Sunday Telegraph *
Carver's stories celebrate some lasting aspects of the human condition, however minimal, conjuring up a quality of fellow feeling which gives the stories a compelling, dry-eyed poignancy, a melancholy but intensely moving authenticity -- William Boyd * Daily Telegraph *
There is nobody else like him. In some ways his pared-down style is an extreme development of the Hemingway style, but Carver writes about women and the ways men relate to them far more convincingly than Hemingway ever did * Frank Kermode *
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