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Classic American short stories

Author: Douglas Grant
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gathers stories by Poe, Melville, Twain, Hawthorne, Garland, Wharton, Faulkner, Hemingway, Bierce, James, Crane, London, Anderson, and Porter.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Grant
ISBN: 0192826859 9780192826855 0192825062 9780192825063
OCLC Number: 20012230
Notes: Revised edition of: American short stories. 1965.
Description: xi, 398 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: My kinsman: Major Mollineux / Nathaniel Hawthorne --
The black cat / Edgar Allan Poe --
Benito Cereno / Herman Melville --
Baker's bluejay yarn / Mark Twain --
The coup de grâce / Ambrose Bierce --
The beast in the jungle / Henry James --
The return of a private / Hamlin Garland --
Roman fever / Edith Wharton --
The open boat / Stephen Crane --
The heathen / Jack London --
I want to know why / Sherwood Anderson --
A day's work / Katharine Anne Porter --
Dry September / William Faulkner --
The short happy life of Francis Macomber / Ernest Hemingway.
Other Titles: American short stories.
Responsibility: selected and introduced by Douglas Grant.
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Gathers stories by Poe, Melville, Twain, Hawthorne, Garland, Wharton, Faulkner, Hemingway, Bierce, James, Crane, London, Anderson, and Porter.

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