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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

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Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19984152M

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Bliss and Other Stories [Katherine Mansfield, Miriam Margolyes] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Lottie and Kezia stood on the patch of lawn just inside the gate, all ready for the fray in their coats with brass anchor buttons. In the realm of the short story.   This printing of Bliss and Other Stories is a completely worthless printing. The font size is about 3 pt. or less, literally,and all the stories are run together from one big printout. I love the writer Mansfield, but this printing is physically unusable, a real rip off and a huge disservice to a great s: Bliss and other stories. by. Raymond Fraser. Rating details 3 ratings 2 reviews. BLISS is Raymond Fraser's fifth collection of short stories, and can only add to his reputation as one of the finest and most entertaining writers in the country/5(2). One of Katherine Mansfields finest short stories, Bliss, introduces us to Bertha, who experiences a sense of rapture as she reflects on her life. On her walk home one day, she is overwhelmed by a sense of bliss and contentment. However, her joy later turns to disappointment as she discovers her husband is having an affair with her new friend Pearl/5(4).

  Her memoirs, collected in a book entitled "Bliss," secured her reputation as a writer, and she followed it up with the equally acclaimed "Garden Party and Other Stories." Her lyrical style and /5(4). There are only three stories in this collection: Bliss, The Daughters of the Late Colonel and The Doll's House. They are about simple, human emotions - the joy to be found in everyday life, betrayal, grief, relief, bullying and exclusion/5(3). "Bliss" is the second short story by Katherine Mansfield that I have read. Her creative writing is top-notch and her power of observation is superb. I truly wonder about some writers whether they have an amazing memory to recall everything that has happened or they have seen/5.   An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software. An illustration of two photographs. Bliss And Other Stories Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

Mansfield's Bliss, and Other Stories, published in , secured the author's literary reputation. While readers and critics at the time generally lauded the short fiction collection, a few reviewers objected to its controversial subject matter - infidelities, discussions of sexuality, cruel and superficial characters. Bliss And Other Stories: A Short Story Collection, Gay/Lesbian Classic By Katherine Mansfield! AAA+++ by Katherine Mansfield, BDP. NOOK Book (eBook) $ Sign in to Purchase Instantly. Available on Compatible NOOK Devices and the free NOOK Apps. WANT A NOOK? Explore Now. Get Free NOOK Book Sample. Buy As Gift. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.   Author. Mansfield, Katherine, Title. Bliss, and Other Stories. Contents. Prelude -- Je ne parle pas français -- Bliss -- The wind blows -- Psychology -- Pictures -- The man without a temperament -- Mr. Reginald Peacock's day -- Sun and moon -- Feuille d'album -- A dill pickle -- The little governess -- Revelations -- The by: