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Short shorts : an anthology of the shortest stories / edited by Irving Howe and Ilana Wiener Howe ; with an introduction by Irving Howe.

; Howe, Ilana Wiener
1st ed.. Boston, Mass. : D.R. Godine, 1982.
ISBN 0879234318, 9780879234317

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
PN6120.2 .S47 1982 Available Request
American
LIB stacks
PN6120.2 .S47 1982 Available Request
Georgetown
Lauinger stacks
PN6120.2 .S47 1982 Missing
Marymount
Marymount Main stacks
PN6120.2 .S5595 1982 Available Request
Other Authors Howe, Ilana Wiener.
Howe, Irving.
Subjects Short stories.
Description xvii, 262 pages ; 20 cm
Copyright Date 1982.
Notes Also issued online.
Summary Contains thirty-eight short stories-many of them by world-famous authors.
Contents The three hermits ; Alyosha the pot / Leo Tolstoy -- The beggarwoman of Locarno / Heinrich von Kleist -- A little legend of dance / Gottfried Keller -- After the theatre / Anton Chekhov -- The wolf / Giovanni Verga -- An episode of war / Stephen Crane -- An old man / Guy de Maupassant -- The third bank of the river / João Guimaraes Rosa -- A Yom Kippur scandal / Sholom Aleichem -- If not higher / I.L. Peretz -- Eveline / James Joyce -- A sick collier / D.H. Lawrence -- The soft touch of grass / Luigi Pirandello -- The Hunter Gracchus ; First sorrow / Franz Kafka -- The untold lie ; Paper pills / Sherwood Anderson -- A clean, well-lighted place / Ernest Hemingway -- Joy and the law / Giuseppe di Lampedusa -- Magic / Katherine Anne Porter -- The death of Dolgushov / Isaac Babel -- The bathhouse / Mikhail Zoschenko -- The use of force / William Carlos Williams -- Swaddling clothes / Yukio Mishima -- If Grant had been drinking at Appomattox / James Thurber -- Homage for Isaac Babel / Doris Lessing -- The dead man / Jorge Luis Borges -- In the night / Varlam Shalamov -- The blue bouquet / Octavio Paz -- My father sits in the dark / Jerome Weidman -- Wants / Grace Paley -- Bitterness for three sleepwalkers / Gabriel García Márquez -- The eclipse / Augusto Monterroso -- The laughter / Heinrich Böll -- News from the world / Paula Fox -- Going to Jerusalem / Maria Luisa Kauschnitz -- The censors / Luisa Valenzuela.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8195696
(OCoLC)ocm08195696
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