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The Oxford book of short stories / chosen by V.S. Pritchett.


New York : Oxford University Press, 1981.
ISBN 9780199583133, 0199583137, 9780192141163, 0192141163

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Other Authors Pritchett, V. S. 1900-1997.
Subjects Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Great Britain.
Manners and customs.
Short stories, American.
Short stories, English.
United States -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
United States.
Description xiv, 547 pages ; 23 cm
Copyright Date 1981.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Also issued online.
Summary Sir Walter Scott / The Two Drovers, Nathaniel Hawthorne/ The Birthmark, Edgar Allen Poe / The Fall Of The House Of Usher, ETC.
Contents Dry September / William Faulkner -- Hills like white elephants / Ernest Hemingway -- Demon lover / Elizabeth Bowen -- Many are disappointed / V.S. Pritchett -- Sinners / Sean O'Faolain -- Guests of the nation / Frank O'Connor -- Runaway / Morley Callaghan -- Never / H.E. Bates -- Horse and two goats / R.K. Narayan -- Visit of charity / Eudora Welty -- Various temptations / William Sansom -- My vocation / Mary Lavin -- Five-twenty / Patrick White -- Goodbye, my brother / John Cheever -- Mrs. Fortescue / Doris Lessing -- Parker's back / Flannery O'Connor -- Going home / William Trevor -- Lifeguard / John Updike.
Two drovers / Sir Walter Scott -- Birthmark / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- Fall of the House of Usher / Edgar Allan Poe -- Celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County / Mark Twain -- Iliad of Sandy Bar / Bret Harte -- Coup de grâce / Ambrose Bierce -- Paste / Henry James -- Thrawn Janet / Robert Louis Stevenson -- Secret sharer / Joseph Conrad -- Record of Badalia Herodsfoot / Rudyard Kipling -- Telemachus, friend / O. Henry -- Sredni Vashtar / Hector Hugh Munro ('Saki') -- Open boat / Stephen Crane -- Ideal craftsman / Walter De La Mare -- Official position / W. Somerset Maugham -- I want to know why / Sherwood Anderson -- Field of mustard / A.E. Coppard -- Grace / James Joyce -- Rocking-horse winner / D.H. Lawrence -- Who dealt? / Ring Lardner -- Woman at the store / Katherine Mansfield -- Flowering Judas / Katherine Anne Porter -- The tent / Liam O'Flaherty.
Genre Fiction.
Geographic Area Great Britain
United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8035224
(OCoLC)ocm08035224
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat

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