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A Human Condition
A Human Condition

A Human Condition

The Selected Stories of Rhys Davies

FICTION

128 Pages, 4.9 x 7.8

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $10.95 (US $10.95) (CA $11.95)

Publication Date: October 2003

ISBN 9781902638188

Rights: US, CA, SAM & CAR

Parthian Books Ltd. (Oct 2003)
Parthian Books

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Overview

Dark, witty, and acutely observed, these finely crafted stories put small-town life under the microscope. In his unique and memorable style, Davies examines the strange games that people play, painting vivid portraits of the human condition in this selection of fiction marking the centennial of his birth.

Reviews

"Rhys Davies is a first-class writer and every short story . . . a novel in itself." —John Betjeman, Daily Telegraph "Gently wrapped, these stylish perceptive tales have centers as hard as steel and are all the better for it." —Guardian "Rhys Davies' characters all walk straight out of the page and hold one with an almost physical attraction." —Times

Author Biography

Rhys Davies is a writer who has published novels, short stories, plays, essays, and an autobiography.