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The short stories of Saki (H.H. Munro)

Author: Saki; E M Munro
Publisher: New York, Modern Library [©1958]
Series: Modern library of the world's best books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains the best of Saki's short stories, a biography by his sister and an introduction.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Short story genre
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Saki, 1870-1916.
Short stories of Saki (H.H. Munro).
New York, Modern Library [©1958]
(OCoLC)654383700
Named Person: Saki; Saki
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Saki; E M Munro
OCLC Number: 291870
Description: xiii, 718 pages illustrations 18 cm.
Contents: Reginald --
Reginald in Russia --
The chronicles of Clovis --
Beasts and super-beasts --
The toys of peace --
The square egg --
g Biography of Saki, by E.M. Munro (p. 637-715).
Series Title: Modern library of the world's best books.
Other Titles: Short stories
Responsibility: With an introduction by Christopher Morley.

Abstract:

Contains the best of Saki's short stories, a biography by his sister and an introduction.

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by hytekswytek (WorldCat user on 2007-03-27)

Reginald -- Reginald on Christmas presents -- Reginald on the academy -- Reginald at the theatre -- Reginald’s peace poem -- Reginald’s choir treat -- Reginald on worries -- Reginald on house-parties -- Reginald at the Carlton -- Reginald on besetting sins -- Reginald’s drama -- Reginald on tariffs -- Reginald’s Christmas revel -- Reginald’s rubaiyat -- The innocence of Reginald -- Reginald in Russia -- The reticence of Lady Anne -- The lost sanjak -- The sex that doesn't shop -- The blood-feud of toad-water -- A young Turkish catastrophe -- Judkin of the parcels -- Gabriel-Ernest -- The saint and the goblin -- The soul of laploshka -- The bag -- The strategist -- Cross currents -- The baker's dozen -- The mouse -- Esmé -- The Match-Maker -- Tobermory -- Mrs. Packletide's Tiger -- The stampeding Of Lady Bastable -- The background -- Hermann the irascible – a story of the great weep -- the unrest-cure -- The jesting of Arlington Stringham -- Sredni Vashtar -- Adrian -- The chaplet -- The quest -- Wratislav -- The Easter egg -- Filboid Studge – the story of a mouse that helped -- The music on the hill -- The story of St. Vespaluus -- The way to the dairy -- The peace offering -- The peace of Mowsle Barton -- The talking-out of Tarrington -- The hounds of fate -- The recessional -- A matter of sentiment -- The secret sin of Septimus Brope -- “Ministers of grace” -- The remoulding of Groby Lington -- The she-wolf -- Laura -- The boar-pig -- The brogue -- The hen -- The open window -- The treasure-ship -- The cobweb -- The lull -- The unkindest blow -- The romancers -- The Schartz-Metterklume method -- The seventh pullet -- The blind spot -- Dusk -- A touch of realism -- Cousin Teresa -- The Yarkand manner -- The Byzantine omelette -- The feast of nemesis -- The dreamer -- The quince tree -- The forbidden buzzards -- The stake -- Clovis on parental responsibilities -- A holiday task -- The stalled ox -- The story-teller -- A defensive diamond -- The elk -- “Down pens" -- The name-day -- The lumber room -- Fur -- The philanthropist and the happy cat -- On approval -- The toys of peace -- Louise -- Tea -- The disappearance of Crispina Umberleigh -- The wolves of Cernogratz -- Louis -- The guests -- The penance -- The phantom luncheon -- A bread and butter miss -- Bertie's Christmas Eve -- Forewarned -- The interlopers -- Quail seed -- Canossa -- The threat -- Excepting Mrs. Pentherby -- Mark -- The hedgehog -- The mappined life -- Fate -- The bull -- Morlvera -- Shock tactics -- The seven cream jugs -- The occasional garden -- The sheep -- The oversight -- Hyacinth -- The image of the lost soul -- The purple of the Balkan kings -- The cupboard of the yesterdays -- For the duration of the war -- The square egg -- Birds on the western front -- The gala program -- The infernal parliament -- The achievement of the cat -- The old town of Pskoff -- Clovis on the alleged romance of business -- The comments of Moung Ka -- Bibliography of Saki by E.M. Munro -- Index of titles.

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