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You can't keep a good woman down : stories / by Alice Walker.

Author/Creator:
Walker, Alice, 1944- author.
Publication:
New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, [1981] , ©1981
Format/Description:
Book
x, [2], 167, [1] pages ; 22 cm
Subjects:
Women -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Women -- Social life and customs.
Childrens subjects:
Short stories.
Form/Genre:
Fiction.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Summary:
Fourteen short stories by the Pulitzer Prize winning author about strong women--their struggles and joys.
Contents:
Nineteen Fifty-five
How did I get away with killing one of the biggest lawyers in the state? It was easy.
Elethia
The lover
Petunias
Coming apart
Fame
The abortion
Porn
Advancing Luna-and Ida B. Wells
Laurel
A letter of the times, or should this sado-masochism be saved
A sudden trip home in the spring
Source.
Notes:
"Jacket design by Bascove"
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copies 1 & 2)
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1981
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Walker, Alice, 1944- You can't keep a good woman down.
ISBN:
0151997543 :
9780151997541
0156997789 (pbk.)
9780156997782 (pbk.)
015602862X
9780156028622
OCLC:
7177726
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