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Rufus at the door & other stories

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Published by Afton Historical Society Press in Afton, Minn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Minnesota
    • Subjects:
    • Minnesota -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

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      Other titlesRufus at the door and other stories
      StatementJon Hassler ; wood engravings by Gaylord Schanilec.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3558.A726 R84 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination126 p. ;
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6779604M
      ISBN 101890434280, 1890434299
      LC Control Number00024318

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Responding To the overwhelming success of Keepsakes and Other Stories, we decided to give readers more of a good thing. Rufus at the Door brings to print seven more of Jon Hassler's early short stories, beginning with the heart-wrenching tale of Rufus, a good-natured slow-witted man of about thirty-five who made his first appearance in Jon's novel Grand Opening/5.

Rufus at the Door: & Other Stories Paperback – May 1, by Jon Hassler (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — $ /5(3). This companion volume, RUFUS AT THE DOOR & Other Stories, brings to print seven more, beginning with the heart-wrenching tale of a good-natured, slow-witted man of about thirty-five named Rufus.

Many of the characters in Jon’s stories, including Rufus. Get this from a library. Rufus at the door & other stories. [Jon Hassler] -- ONCE UPON A TIME, before Atheneum in New York took a chance on an unknown author and published "Staggerford" (), Jon Hassler wrote a number of short stories that introduce many of the characters.

Rufus at the door -- Anniversary -- Winning Sarah Spooner -- The life and death of Delano Klein -- Dodger's return -- Agatha McGee and the St. Isidore Seven -- Nancy Clancy's nephew ONCE UPON A TIME, before Atheneum in New York took a chance on an unknown author and published "Staggerford" (), Jon Hassler wrote a number of short stories Pages:   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

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Rufus At The Door & Other Stories Author Hassler, Jon Format/binding Paperback Book Rufus at the door & other stories book Used - Very good + Quantity available 1 Edition First Edition (stated) Binding Paperback ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Afton Historical Society Press Place of Publication Afton, Minnesota Date published Book Edition: First Edition (Stated).

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The Door continues to speak to readers as vocally as it did when it was first published in —not just Hungarian readers, but all readers who are bound by these social, cultural, and personal fetters, and who wish to bridge the inevitable gaps that one encounters in the acts of writing histories and stories.

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The Door is a novel by Hungarian writer Magda Szabó. The Door was originally published in Hungary inand translated into English in by Stefan Draughon for American publication, and again in by Len Rix for British publication.

Rix's translation won the Oxford-Weidenfeld Translation Prize, and was short-listed for the Independent Foreign Fiction Author: Magda Szabó. Keepsakes and Other Stories () Rufus at the Door and Other Stories () The Staggerford Flood () The Staggerford Murders / Nancy Clancy's Nephew (November ) The New Woman: A Staggerford Novel (December ) Young Adult: Four Miles to Pinecone () Jemmy () Memoir: My Staggerford Journal () Good People From An Author.

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My father found Rufus alarming, but my mother and Rufus laughed gaily and understood each other. When asked, he presented her with a copy of Museum Piece No,inscribed. Knowing him, my mother said, "Now Rufus, please write something I can show to my dignified friends." Upon which he wrote, "For Jane, to show to her dignified friends.

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