Pocket Book of Short Stories

Pocket Book of Short Stories

by Edmund M. Speare
     
 

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This brilliant collection includes many of the world's greatest short stories. Beginning with modern classics, including Hemingway's 'The Killers, ' it retraces the genre through the early decades of this century with such works as Maugham's 'Rain' and Thomas Mann's 'Disorder and Early Sorrow, ' concluding with nineteenth-century masterpieces by Mark Twain, Tolstoi,

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This brilliant collection includes many of the world's greatest short stories. Beginning with modern classics, including Hemingway's 'The Killers, ' it retraces the genre through the early decades of this century with such works as Maugham's 'Rain' and Thomas Mann's 'Disorder and Early Sorrow, ' concluding with nineteenth-century masterpieces by Mark Twain, Tolstoi, Poe and Balzac.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780671426804
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Group
Publication date:
12/08/1973

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