Dressing up for the Carnival

Dressing up for the Carnival

Book - 2000 | First Canadian edition.
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From one of Canada's best-loved, award-winning authors comes a surprising treasure trove: Carol Shields distilling her wisdom, elegance, insouciant sense of humour and eroticism into twenty-two delightful stories. The title story sets the stage: a Shakespearean prologue in which the narrative flame jumps from character to character, each of them dressed up and putting their best foot forward, conscious of costuming themselves for the daily carnival of life. Playful, graceful, acutely observed and generous of spirit, these stories are Carol Shields at her most accomplished and appealing.
Publisher: [Toronto, Ont.] : Random House Canada, [2000]
Edition: First Canadian edition.
Copyright Date: ©2000
ISBN: 9780679310945
Branch Call Number: SHI
Characteristics: 237 pages ;,23 cm


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