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The best of McSweeney's, edited by Dave Eggers and Jordan Bass

Label
The best of McSweeney's
Title
The best of McSweeney's
Statement of responsibility
edited by Dave Eggers and Jordan Bass
Title variation
McSweeney's
Contributor
Editor of compilation
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A comprehensive collection of some of the magazine's most remarkable work."--Back of jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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McSweeney's (Series)
Dewey number
813/.0108
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PS507
LC item number
.B47 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eggers, Dave
  • Bass, Jordan
  • McSweeney's (Firm)
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  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Literature
Label
The best of McSweeney's, edited by Dave Eggers and Jordan Bass
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Anthology of fiction and nonfiction
  • Selections originally published in McSweeney's quarterly, 1998-2013
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Jess Walter
  • Phantoms
  • Steven Millhauser
  • Do not disturb
  • A.M. Homes
  • from the Introduction to McSweeney's 13
  • Chris Ware
  • from Optic Nerve no. 9
  • Adrian Tomine
  • The Darlington Sundays
  • Introduction
  • Daniel G. Clowes
  • We'll sleep in my old room
  • Chris Ware
  • The fixer
  • Joe Sacco
  • A child's book of sickness and death
  • Chris Adrian
  • They all stand up and sing
  • Julie Hecht
  • Oral history with hiccups
  • Dave Eggers
  • A mown lawn
  • Lydia Davis
  • from the introduction to McSweeney's 10
  • Michael Chabon
  • The bees
  • Dan Chaon
  • Retreat
  • Retreat #2
  • Wells Tower
  • Mr. Squishy
  • Letters from Mike Sacks [and fifteen others]
  • David Foster Wallace
  • Gentlemen, start your engines
  • Andrew Sean Greer
  • Can a paper mill save a forest?
  • Nicholson Baker
  • The girl with bangs
  • Zadie Smith
  • Bored to death
  • Jonathan Ames
  • There is no time in Waterloo
  • The ceiling
  • Sheila Heti
  • The double zero
  • Rick Moody
  • K is for fake
  • Jonathan Lethem
  • Further interpretations of real-life events
  • Kevin Moffett
  • Fire : the next sharp stick?
  • John Hodgman
  • Benjamin Bucks
  • Kevin Brockmeier
  • Jennie Erin Smith
  • The unwritten stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald : introduction
  • Michelle Orange
  • Peasley
  • Sam Lipstye
  • Girl and giraffe
  • Lydia Millet
  • Stay where you are
  • Deb Olin Unferth
  • Hot pink
  • New boy
  • Adam Levin
  • Four institutional monologues
  • George Saunders
  • How to sell
  • Clancy Martin
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Lawrence Wechsler
  • (Notes from the Middle World)
  • Breyten Breytenbach
  • Two by two
  • Roddy Doyle
  • Gunnhild Øyehaug
  • The bastard
  • Nyuol Lueth Tong
  • S&J
  • Ellen Van Neerven-Currie
  • The new, abridged dictionary of accepted ideas
  • Edwin Rozic and Aleksandar Hemon
  • Twenty-minute stories
  • by Laird Hunt, Aleksandar Hemon, Glen David Gold, Peter Orner, and Jennifer Egan
  • Pantoums
  • Statistical abstract for my hometown, Spokane, Washington
  • by Jennifer Michael Hecht, Bill Tarlin, and Ben Jahn
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
624 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates (folded)
Isbn
9781938073601
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • Anthology of fiction and nonfiction.
  • Selections originally published in McSweeney's quarterly, 1998-2013.
  • Includes index.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn837957322
  • (OCoLC)837957322
  • 1374455
  • in501364603
  • (OUa)vtls000888576
  • (OCoLC)ocn837957322
Label
The best of McSweeney's, edited by Dave Eggers and Jordan Bass
Publication
Note
  • Anthology of fiction and nonfiction
  • Selections originally published in McSweeney's quarterly, 1998-2013
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Jess Walter
  • Phantoms
  • Steven Millhauser
  • Do not disturb
  • A.M. Homes
  • from the Introduction to McSweeney's 13
  • Chris Ware
  • from Optic Nerve no. 9
  • Adrian Tomine
  • The Darlington Sundays
  • Introduction
  • Daniel G. Clowes
  • We'll sleep in my old room
  • Chris Ware
  • The fixer
  • Joe Sacco
  • A child's book of sickness and death
  • Chris Adrian
  • They all stand up and sing
  • Julie Hecht
  • Oral history with hiccups
  • Dave Eggers
  • A mown lawn
  • Lydia Davis
  • from the introduction to McSweeney's 10
  • Michael Chabon
  • The bees
  • Dan Chaon
  • Retreat
  • Retreat #2
  • Wells Tower
  • Mr. Squishy
  • Letters from Mike Sacks [and fifteen others]
  • David Foster Wallace
  • Gentlemen, start your engines
  • Andrew Sean Greer
  • Can a paper mill save a forest?
  • Nicholson Baker
  • The girl with bangs
  • Zadie Smith
  • Bored to death
  • Jonathan Ames
  • There is no time in Waterloo
  • The ceiling
  • Sheila Heti
  • The double zero
  • Rick Moody
  • K is for fake
  • Jonathan Lethem
  • Further interpretations of real-life events
  • Kevin Moffett
  • Fire : the next sharp stick?
  • John Hodgman
  • Benjamin Bucks
  • Kevin Brockmeier
  • Jennie Erin Smith
  • The unwritten stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald : introduction
  • Michelle Orange
  • Peasley
  • Sam Lipstye
  • Girl and giraffe
  • Lydia Millet
  • Stay where you are
  • Deb Olin Unferth
  • Hot pink
  • New boy
  • Adam Levin
  • Four institutional monologues
  • George Saunders
  • How to sell
  • Clancy Martin
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Lawrence Wechsler
  • (Notes from the Middle World)
  • Breyten Breytenbach
  • Two by two
  • Roddy Doyle
  • Gunnhild Øyehaug
  • The bastard
  • Nyuol Lueth Tong
  • S&J
  • Ellen Van Neerven-Currie
  • The new, abridged dictionary of accepted ideas
  • Edwin Rozic and Aleksandar Hemon
  • Twenty-minute stories
  • by Laird Hunt, Aleksandar Hemon, Glen David Gold, Peter Orner, and Jennifer Egan
  • Pantoums
  • Statistical abstract for my hometown, Spokane, Washington
  • by Jennifer Michael Hecht, Bill Tarlin, and Ben Jahn
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
624 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates (folded)
Isbn
9781938073601
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • Anthology of fiction and nonfiction.
  • Selections originally published in McSweeney's quarterly, 1998-2013.
  • Includes index.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn837957322
  • (OCoLC)837957322
  • 1374455
  • in501364603
  • (OUa)vtls000888576
  • (OCoLC)ocn837957322

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