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

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

Label
The Oxford book of short stories
Title
The Oxford book of short stories
Statement of responsibility
chosen by V.S. Pritchett
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.01/08
Index
index present
LC call number
PR1309.S5
LC item number
O9 1981
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1900-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pritchett, V. S.
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  • Short stories, English
  • Short stories, American
  • Great Britain
  • United States
Label
The Oxford book of short stories, chosen by V.S. Pritchett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The two drovers / Sir Walter Scott -- The birthmark / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- The fall of the House of Usher / Edgar Allan Poe -- The celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County / Mark Twain -- The iliad of Sandy Bar / Bret Harte -- The coup de grâce / Ambrose Bierce -- Paste / Henry James -- Thrawn Janet / Robert Louis Stevenson -- The secret sharer / Joseph Conrad -- The record of Badalia Herodsfoot / Rudyard Kipling -- Telemachus, friend / O. Henry -- Sredni Vashtar / Hector Hugh Munro ('Saki') -- The open boat / Stephen Crane -- An ideal craftsman / Walter De La Mare -- An official position / W. Somerset Maugham -- I want to know why / Sherwood Anderson -- The field of mustard / A.E. Coppard -- Grace / James Joyce -- The rocking-horse winner / D.H. Lawrence -- Who dealt? / Ring Lardner -- The woman at the store / Katherine Mansfield -- Flowering Judas / Katherine Anne Porter -- The tent / Liam O'Flaherty --
  • Dry September / William Faulkner -- Hills like white elephants / Ernest Hemingway -- The demon lover / Elizabeth Bowen -- Many are disappointed / V.S. Pritchett -- Sinners / Seán O'Faoláin -- Guests of the nation / Frank O'Connor -- The runaway / Morley Callaghan -- Never / H.E. Bates -- A horse and two goats / R.K. Narayan -- A 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
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 547 p.
Isbn
9780192141163
Note
Donated by Dr. Rodger Beehler.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u1255057-01umb_inst
  • 0614257.01
  • (Sirsi) AMK-0024
  • (OCoLC)8035224
Label
The Oxford book of short stories, chosen by V.S. Pritchett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The two drovers / Sir Walter Scott -- The birthmark / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- The fall of the House of Usher / Edgar Allan Poe -- The celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County / Mark Twain -- The iliad of Sandy Bar / Bret Harte -- The coup de grâce / Ambrose Bierce -- Paste / Henry James -- Thrawn Janet / Robert Louis Stevenson -- The secret sharer / Joseph Conrad -- The record of Badalia Herodsfoot / Rudyard Kipling -- Telemachus, friend / O. Henry -- Sredni Vashtar / Hector Hugh Munro ('Saki') -- The open boat / Stephen Crane -- An ideal craftsman / Walter De La Mare -- An official position / W. Somerset Maugham -- I want to know why / Sherwood Anderson -- The field of mustard / A.E. Coppard -- Grace / James Joyce -- The rocking-horse winner / D.H. Lawrence -- Who dealt? / Ring Lardner -- The woman at the store / Katherine Mansfield -- Flowering Judas / Katherine Anne Porter -- The tent / Liam O'Flaherty --
  • Dry September / William Faulkner -- Hills like white elephants / Ernest Hemingway -- The demon lover / Elizabeth Bowen -- Many are disappointed / V.S. Pritchett -- Sinners / Seán O'Faoláin -- Guests of the nation / Frank O'Connor -- The runaway / Morley Callaghan -- Never / H.E. Bates -- A horse and two goats / R.K. Narayan -- A 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
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 547 p.
Isbn
9780192141163
Note
Donated by Dr. Rodger Beehler.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u1255057-01umb_inst
  • 0614257.01
  • (Sirsi) AMK-0024
  • (OCoLC)8035224

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