Encounters (Bowen)

Encounters  (1923) 
by Elizabeth Bowen

A collection of short stories. This is the first edition, published in 1923; a later edition was published in 1949 and 1950.

Encounters: Stories
by Elizabeth Bowen

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Boni and Liveright
PublishersNew York

To M. J.

Breakfast 1
Daffodils 15
The Return 31
The Confidante 48
Requiescat 60
All Saints 80
The New House 91
Lunch 105
The Lover 116
Mrs. Windermere 130
The Shadowy Third 141
The Evil that Men do— 161
Sunday Evening 176
Coming Home 191

Printed for Boni and Liveright
in Great Britain

This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1927.

The author died in 1973, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 30 years or less. This work may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.