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Eleven Kinds of Loneliness

Eleven Kinds of Loneliness

(1962)
A collection of stories by

 
With objective and penetrating writing, this book depicts the common lives in New York from 1950s to 1960s after the Second World War. There are eleven kinds of lonely lives, all the protagonists lack sense of security and live unhappy lives: fired white collar in Manhattans office; taxi driver with eminent imagination; young man dreaming to be a writer even being frustrated time and time again; man and woman who are going to get married but confused about their future marriage life; weird teacher; new transfer pupil; TB patient; a wife who have been sick for a long time; a jazz pianist; the frustrated military officer, and so on. Richard Yates depicts the common lives, and their loneliness, frustration and despair as common people.

 
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Hardback Editions

June 2013 : Hardback
Title: Eleven Kinds of Loneliness
Author(s): Richard Yates
ISBN: 7532761347 / 9787532761340
Publisher: Shanghai Translation Publishing House
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2013 : Hardback
Title: Eleven Kinds of Loneliness (Chinese Edition)
Author(s): Richard Yates
ISBN: 9865829304 / 9789865829308
Publisher:
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Paperback Editions

April 2008 : UK Paperback
Title: Eleven Kinds of Loneliness (Vintage Classics)
Author(s): Richard Yates
ISBN: 0099518570 / 9780099518570 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage Classics
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January 2006 : UK Paperback
Title: Eleven Kinds of Loneliness
Author(s): Richard Yates
ISBN: 0413775577 / 9780413775573 (UK edition)
Publisher: Methuen Publishing Ltd
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April 1989 : USA Paperback
Title: Eleven Kinds of Loneliness
Author(s): Richard Yates
ISBN: 0679722211 / 9780679722212 (USA edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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1982 : USA Paperback
Title: Title: Eleven kinds of loneliness Short stories
Author(s): Richard Yates
ISBN: 0440523664 / 9780440523666 (USA edition)
Publisher: Delta/Seymour Lawrence
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Kindle Editions

December 2010 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Eleven Kinds of Loneliness (Vintage Classics)
Author(s): Richard Yates

Publisher: Vintage Digital
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