Clouds and Eclipses Audio Book

Clouds and Eclipses

The Collected Short Stories (2006)
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Type
Audio Book on CDs
ITEM#
M3B606
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This item usually ships within Available 11/19/2019.
ISBN
9781543696066
Date Published
11/19/2019

Celebrated for more than fifty years as a world-renowned novelist, essayist, and political figure and commentator, Gore Vidal is less known for the exquisitely crafted short fiction he wrote as a young man. Like the work of Truman Capote and Tennessee Williams, his stories have been overshadowed by the author’s triumphs writing in other genres. Still, Vidal’s short fiction offers us a portrait of the young artist in the 1940s and 1950s. His subtle and comic tales often center on adolescence and homosexual themes. In “Three Stratagems,” a middle-aged gay man encounters a male prostitute while vacationing in Key West. In “The Zenner Trophy,” the star athlete at an elite bo