Author(s): Katherine Mansfield
Vanity and creeping loneliness permeate these three short stories by the modern master of the form.
'And again, as always, he had the feeling he was holding something that never was quite his - his. Something too delicate, too precious, that would fly away once he let go.'
Three sharp and powerful short stories from Katherine Mansfield, one of the genre's all-time masters.
Katherine Mansfield (1888-1923). Mansfield's works available in Penguin Classics are The Collected Stories of Katherine Mansfield and The Garden Party and Other Stories.