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Rembrandt's Hat

Rembrandt's Hat

Bernard Malamud

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

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This collection of short stories by Bernard Malamud includes:

The Silver Crown
Man in the Drawer
The Letter
In Retirement
Rembrandt's Hat
Notes from a Lady at a Dinner Party
My Son the Murderer
Talking Horse

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Rembrandt's Hat

The Silver Crown
GANS, the father, lay dying in a hospital bed. Different doctors said different things, held different theories. There was talk of an exploratory operation but they thought it might...

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“Each [story] is touched ... by a wistful and ironic humor and beautifully bold fantasy.... What Malamud masterfully brings out in each story is the concrete demand, the absorbing reality, of the impossible wish.” —The New York Times

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About the author

Bernard Malamud

Bernard Malamud (1914-86) wrote eight novels; he won the Pulitzer Prize and a National Book Award for The Fixer, and the National Book Award for The Magic Barrel, a collection of stories. Born in Brooklyn, he taught for many years at Bennington College in Vermont.

Bernard Malamud

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Bernard Malamud

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