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Pigeon feathers is an early collection of short stories by john updike, published in 1962 it includes the stories wife-wooing and a&p, which have both been. John updike's “wife wooing” deals with the subject of a husband who does not understand the complexities of his wife the story's framework is simple: the. Responsibility: john updike christopher carduff, editor wife-wooing pigeon feathers home archangel the sea's green sameness you'll never know,. Pigeon feathers his grandmother asks him to kill the pigeons in the barn john updike contributed fiction, poetry, essays, and criticism to the new yorker.
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