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The best short stories of the modern age

Author: Douglas Angus
Publisher: Greenwich, Conn. : Fawcett, ©1962.
Series: A Premier book, M309
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Angus
OCLC Number: 790028
Notes: "A Premier Book."
"A century of masterpieces by the world's greatest writers including D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, Joseph Conrad, Thomas Mann, Guy de Maupassant, Anton Chekhov, William Faulkner, Franz Kafka, Jean-Paul Sartre"--Cover.
Includes story by a New Zealand author.
Description: 334 pages ; 18 cm.
Contents: The tell/tale heart / Edgar Allan Poe --
The Jewels / Guy de Maupassant --
Gooseberries / Anton Chekhov --
The Tree of knowledge / Henry James --
The Cat, a goldfinch and the stars / Luigi Pirandello --
Youth / Joseph Conrad --
The rocking-horse Winner ' D.H. Lawrence --
Bliss / Katherine Mansfield --
The Dead / James Joyce --
Little Herr Friedemann / Thomas Mann --
sophistication / Sherwood Anderson --
The story of my dovecot / Isaac Babel --
The devil and Daniel Webster / Stephen Vincent Benet --
A rose for Emily / William Faulkner --
The Metamorphosis (Part I) / Franz Kafka --
The Wall / Jean-Paul Sartre --
Judas / Frank O'Connor --
Of this time, of that Place / Lionel Trilling --
The Lottery / Shirley Jackson --
The Ledge / Lawrence Sargent Hall.
Series Title: A Premier book, M309
Responsibility: edited by Douglas Angus.

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