Machine Stops and Other Stories

Machine Stops and Other Stories

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Overview

Machine Stops and Other Stories by E. M. Forster

The aim of the Abinger Editions is to provide a new, properly edited library of the literary works of E.M. Forster that does justice to his literary genius. This collection provides an intriguing glimpse into E.M. Forster's abiding interest in paganism and mythology , the mysteries of nature, fantasies of the afterlife, and the possibility of magical transformation.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780233991672
Publisher: Deutsch, Andre
Publication date: 09/28/1997
Series: Abinger Editions
Pages: 206
Product dimensions: 5.60(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Born in London in 1879, E. M. Forster is the author of six novels: Where Angels Fear to Tread, The Longest Journey, A Room with a View, Howard’s End, A Passage to India, and Maurice, the last published posthumously. He also wrote a number short stories, in addition to criticism and essays. His books have been adapted into several popular movies. He was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature in 13 separate years. He died in 1970.

Date of Birth:

January 1, 1879

Date of Death:

June 7, 1970

Place of Birth:

London

Place of Death:

Coventry, England

Education:

B. A. in classics, King's College, Cambridge, 1900; B. A. in history, 1901; M.A., 1910

Table of Contents

Editor's Introduction vii(8)
Forster's Introduction to the 1947 Edition of Collected Short Stories xv
The Story of a Panic
1(22)
The Other Side of the Hedge
23(6)
The Celestial Omnibus
29(16)
Other Kingdom
45(23)
The Curate's Friend
68(7)
The Road from Colonus
75(12)
The Machine Stops
87(32)
The Point of It
119(16)
Mr Andrews
135(5)
Co-ordination
140(7)
The Story of the Siren
147(8)
The Eternal Moment
155(29)
Notes 184

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