Ernest Hemingway's first new book of fiction since the publication of qA Farewell to Armsq in 1929 contains fourteen stories of varying length. Some of them have appeared in magazines but the majority have not been published before. The characters and backgrounds are widely varied. qA Clean, Well-Lighted Placeq is about an old Spanish Beggar. qHomage to Switzerlandq concerns various conversations at a Swiss railway-station restaurant. qThe Gambler, the Nun, and the Radioq is laid in the accident ward of a hospital in Western United States, and so on. Ernest Hemingway made his literary start as a short-story writer. He has always excelled in that medium, and this volume reveals him at his best.Ernest Hemingway made his literary start as a short-story writer. He has always excelled in that medium, and this volume reveals him at his best.
|Title||:||Winner Take Nothing|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2002-07-25|