This study guide will help you analyze the short story “Collectors” by Raymond Carver. You can also find a summary of the text, as well as inspiration for interpreting it
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Title: “Collectors” 
Author: Raymond Carver
Genre: Short story
Raymond Carver (1938-1988) is an American writer known for his short stories and poetry. “Collectors” was written in 1974 and first published in Esquire magazine in 1975. In 1976, it was published in Carver's first collection of stories, Will You Please Be Quiet, Please?
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