Scent of Apples: A Collection of Stories by Bienvenido N. Santos

Scent of Apples: A Collection of Stories

byBienvenido N. SantosForeword byJessica HagedornIntroduction byAllan Punzalan Isaac

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Winner of the Before Columbus Foundation's American Book Award

This collection of sixteen stories brings the work of a distinguished Filipino writer to an American audience. Scent of Apples contains work from the 1940s to the 1970s. Although many of Santos's writings have been published in the Philippines, Scent of Apples is his only book published in the United States.

Replaces ISBN 9780295956954

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Bienvenido N. Santos (1911?1996) first came to the United States in 1941 as a government pensionado (scholar) at the University of Illinois, Columbia University, and Harvard University. During World War II he served the Philippine government from exile in Washington, DC, before returning to the Philippines in 1946. He came back to the ...
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Title:Scent of Apples: A Collection of StoriesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:220 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.65 inPublished:July 25, 2015Publisher:University Of Washington PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0295995114

ISBN - 13:9780295995113

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Winner of the Before Columbus Foundation's American Book AwardThis collection of sixteen stories brings the work of a distinguished Filipino writer to an American audience. Scent of Apples contains work from the 1940s to the 1970s. Although many of Santos's writings have been published in the Philippines, Scent of Apples is his only book published in the United States.Replaces ISBN 9780295956954This timely new edition . . . resurrects the work of this largely forgotten master storyteller for another generation of readers. There is much pleasure and insight to be found in this rich and satisfying collection. - From the foreword by Jessica Hagedorn