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A Pocket book of short stories : American, English and continental masterpieces

Author: Morris Edmund Speare
Publisher: New York : Washington Square Press, 1959, ©1941
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pocket book of short stories.
New York : Washington Square Press, 1959, ©1941 (1963 printing)
(OCoLC)894772062
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Morris Edmund Speare
OCLC Number: 11860372
Notes: "W255."
Description: xii, 336 pages ; 17 cm
Contents: The killers / Ernest Hemingway --
The devil and Daniel Webster / Stephen Vincent Benet --
Big blonde / Dorothy Parker --
Paul's case / Willa Cather --
Seeds / Sherwood Anderson --
Bliss / Katherine Mansfield --
Disorder and early sorrow / Thomas Mann --
Rain / W. Somerset Maugham --
Haircut / Ring Lardner --
The gentleman from San Francisco / Ivan Bunin --
Tobermory / Saki (H.H. Munro) --
The monkey's paw / W.W. Jacobs --
A municipal report / O. Henry--
The darling / Anton P. Chekhov --
A lodging for the night / Robert Louis Stevenson --
The necklace / Guy de Maupassant --
The procurator of Judea / Anatole France --
The celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County / Mark Twain --
The luck of roaring camp / Bret Harte --
God sees the truth, but waits / Leo N. Tolstoi --
The cask of Amontillado / Edgar Allan Poe --
A passion in the desert / Honoré de Balzac.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by M. Edmund Speare.

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