Among the Dangs
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Among the Dangs ten short stories by Elliott, George P.

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

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Statementby George P. Elliott.
SeriesCompass books -- C194
The Physical Object
Pagination255 p. ;
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23339266M

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Eight of the ten short stories in this collection have appeared in either the Martha Foley or O Henry annuals of best stories and there is no question of the author's imaginative skill and craftsmanship. The stories differ very much from each other but if there is a quality which seems to be a general characteristic it is in the author's attitude (regardless of the point of view of the. The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction April Crazy Maro, The Hairy Thunderer, Ringer, The Wrens in Grampa's Whiskers, A Certain Room, Among the Dangs, A Little Human Contact, The Game of Five, In the House Another, About Time, +. In “Among the Dangs,” the narrator’s discoveries act as adjustments of the moral focus until aesthetic distance is achieved. The comedy of the narrator’s encountering primitive humanity employs. His short story collection, Among the Dangs, won the Indiana Authors' Day Award in His second novel, David Knudsen (), was called "A luminous and important novel that deserves much better than the perfunctory or hostile reviews that it received when it was published six months ago" in a long review by Theodore Solotaroff in ' Commentary'.Born: George Paul Elliott, June 16, , Knightstown, .