Great short stories of the masters

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Cooper Square Press ,
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2002.
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English
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Forty-nine short stories, selected for their richness of detail, accurate depictions of human passion, and international scope, fill this collection.
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9780815412533
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auth_author2 Neider, Charles, 1915-2001,
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author_additional Alexander Pushkin --, Andre Gide --, Antoine de Saint Exupery --, Anton Pavlovich Chekhov --, Bernard Malamud --, D.H. Lawrence --, Daniel Defoe --, E.T.A. Hoffmann --, Edgar Allan Poe --, Ernest Hemingway --, Feodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky --, Flannery O'Connor., Franz Kafka --, Gustave Flaubert --, Heinrich Heine --, Heinrich von Kleist --, Henry James --, Herman Melville --, Honore de Balzac --, Ignazio Silone --, Italo Svevo --, Ivan Bunin --, Ivan Turgenev --, James Joyce --, Jean Paul Sartre --, Katherine Anne Porter --, Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy --, Lu Hsun --, Luigi Pirandello --, Marcel Proust --, Mark Twain --, Martin Anderson Nexo --, Maurice Maeterlinck --, Miguel de Unamuno --, Nathaniel Hawthorne --, Oliver Goldsmith --, Rabindranath Tagore --, Rainer Maria Rilke --, Robert Louis Stevenson --, Saul Bellow --, Selma Lagerlof --, Sholom Aleichem --, The undertaker /, Thomas De Quincey --, Thomas Mann --, Virginia Woolf --, Vladimir Nabokov --, Washington Irving --, William Faulkner --, Wladyslaw Stanislaw Reymont --, edited with an introduction by Charles Neider.
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display_description Collected here are forty-nine uncommon stories - with introductory notes - drawn from the world's greatest essayists, poets, novelists, playwrights, and short story writers. Selected not only for sheer inventiveness, but also for the power of great literary talent, these selections include favourites and lesser-known stories, some entirely new to anthologies, from such masters as Daniel Defoe, Nahaniel Hawthorne, E.T.A. Hoffmann, Washington Irving, James Joyce, Bernard Malamud, Ignazzio Silone, Robert Louis Stevenson, Rabindranath Tagore, and Leo Tolstoy, among others. International in scope, these stories are also rich in detail, turmoil, irrationality, passion, and poetry.
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table_of_contents A country doctor /, A dog's tale /, A father-to-be /, A passion in the desert /, A tale of olden time /, A weary hour /, An evening in spring /, Araby /, Benediction /, Birds of passage /, Everything that rises must converge /, Filial sentiments of a parricide /, Flowering Judas /, Generous wine /, Horse in the moon /, Idiots first /, Letter to a hostage /, Markheim /, Mr. Aristotle /, My mother /, Savannah-la-mar /, Solitude /, That evening sun go down /, The Passover guest /, The Vane sisters /, The beggar-woman of Locarno /, The disabled soldier /, The district doctor /, The duchess and the jeweller /, The gray champion /, The great good place /, The heavenly Christmas tree /, The history of Krakatuk /, The hungry stones /, The imp of the perverse /, The legend of St. Julian the Hospitaller /, The massacre of the innocents /, The outlaws /, The piazza /, The snows of Kilimanjaro /, The stout gentleman /, The stranger /, The three hermits /, The wall /, True relation of the apparition of one Mrs. Veal /, Twilight /, Two blue birds /, Vanka /
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title Great short stories of the masters
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