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The best American short stories, 1953 ; and the yearbook of the American short story

Author: Martha Foley; Joyce F Hartman
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Houghton Mifflin Co., 1953.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Short stories, American
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martha Foley; Joyce F Hartman
OCLC Number: 12739478
Description: xiii, 425 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: A mother's tale / James Agee --
A mountain summer / James Ballard --
The town mouse / Stephen Becker --
At Mrs. Farrelly's / Joseph Carroll --
The life of the sleeping beauty / R.V. Cassill --
The need / Robert M. Coates --
Morning sun / Mary Deasy --
Crispin's way / Harris Downey --
Struttin' with some barbecue / Osborn Duke --
Faq' / George P. Elliott --
A death in the family / Wingate Froscher --
Athens, Greece, 1942 / Vahan Krikorian Gregory --
A spot in history / James B. Hall --
The buffalo wallow / Charles Tenney Jackson --
Fly away home / Roberts Jackson --
Dog days / Madison P. Jones, Jr. --
Beachhead in Bohemia / Willard Marsh --
The hill people / Elizabeth Marshall --
The whipping / Felix Noland --
The picnic / Constance Pendergast --
Change of plan / Ken Purdy --
Our vegetable love / Clay Putman --
Workout on the river / Roger Shattuck --
Oreste / Henry Shultz --
The fugue of the fig tree / Stanley Sultan --
Still, still so / Mark Van Doren --
A week of roses / Donald Wesely --
The forest of the night / Christine Weston --
Three players of a summer game / Tennessee Williams --
The conqueror / Simon Wincelberg --
Biographical notes --
The yearbook of the American short story, January 1 to December 31, 1952 --
Roll of honor. American authors ; Foreign authors --
Distinctive volumes of short stories published in the United States --
Distinctive short stories in American magazines. American authors ; Foreign authors --
Addresses of American and Canadian magazines publishing short stories.
Responsibility: edited by Martha Foley, assisted by Joyce F. Hartman.


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