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11 edition of Stories from the country of Lost borders found in the catalog.

Stories from the country of Lost borders

by Mary Austin

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California,
  • California.
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- California -- Fiction.,
    • Natural history -- California.,
    • Western stories.,
    • California -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. xxxix-xl.

      Other titlesLost borders.
      StatementMary Austin ; edited and with an introduction by Marjorie Pryse.
      SeriesAmerican women writers series
      ContributionsPryse, Marjorie, 1948-, Austin, Mary Hunter, 1868-1934.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3501.U8 A6 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxl, 267 p. :
      Number of Pages267
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2731963M
      ISBN 100813512174, 0813512182
      LC Control Number86026091

      Lands of Lost Borders: Out of Bounds on the Silk Road Hardcover – Jan. 30 I have read several great cycling travel stories such as "Where the Pavement Ends" by Erika Warmbrunn and enticed by the title of this book was looking forward to an adventurous read. Alas the publishers should have taken a stronger hand in editing because the /5(). Mary Austin's The Land of Little Rain () and Lost Borders (), both set in the California desert, make intimate connections between animals, people, and the land they Austin, the two indispensable conditions of her fiction were that the region must enter the story "as another character, as the instigator of plot," and that the story must reflect "the essential qualities of Brand: Marjorie Pryse.

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        Lands of Lost Borders is the chronicle of Harris’s odyssey and an exploration of the importance of breaking the boundaries we set ourselves; an examination of the stories borders tell, and the restrictions they place on nature and humanity; and a meditation on the existential need to explore—the essential longing to discover what in the. In Crossing Borders, Lynne Sharon Schwartz has assembled sixteen stories and essays by prominent fiction writers and translators about the way in which translation operates in our come to see that translation lends itself to a wide variety of metaphorical uses, among them misunderstandings in love, war, and other major life events.


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