13 stories and 13 epitaphs

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13 Stories and 13 Epitaphs
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Author William T Vollmann
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Publisher Andre Deutsch
Publication date
Media type Print (hardback)
Pages 318pp
ISBN 0233987282
Preceded by The Ice-Shirt
Followed by Whores for Gloria

13 Stories and 13 Epitaphs is a book of short stories written by William T. Vollmann first published in the UK in 1991. The stories, which are both fictional and semi-autobiographical, traverse a wide range of themes and are punctuated by short mediations on death.[1][2]


  1. ^ McCaffery, Larry (1993-08-01). "SHOCK APPEAL / Who Are These Writers, and Why Do They Want to Hurt Us? : THIRTEEN STORIES AND THIRTEEN EPITAPHS, By William T. Vollmann (Pantheon: $24; 318 pp.)". Los Angeles Times. ISSN 0458-3035. Retrieved 2016-11-02. 
  2. ^ West, Paul (1993-06-20). "Dark and Light Fantastic". The Washington Post. ISSN 0190-8286. Retrieved 2016-11-02.