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Title Short stories for students. Volume 10 [ebook] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Michael L. LaBlanc and Ira Mark Milne, project editors
Publisher Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, 2000
Series Gale virtual reference library
Note Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism
"ISSN 1092-7735."
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Vol. 10: Bliss - Katherine Mansfield -- The catbird seat - James Thurber -- Death in the woods - Sherwood Anderson -- Everything that rises must converge - Flannery O'Connor -- The fat girl - Andre Dubus -- La Grande Breteche - Honore de Balzac -- The hitchhiking game - Milan Kundera -- Jeeves takes charge - Pelham Grenville Wodehouse -- Lullaby - Leslie Marmon Silko -- My first goose - Isaac Babel -- The news from Ireland - William Trevor -- Wandering Willie's Tale - Sir Walter Scott -- The way we live now - Susan Sontag -- The white horses of Vienna - Kay Boyle -- Why I live at the P.O. - Eudora Welty
Summary Presents vital information on the most-studied short stories at the high school and early-college levels. Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism
Note Original: 372 p. : ill. ; 29 cm
Subject Mansfield, Katherine, 1888-1923. Bliss
Thurber, James, 1894-1961. Catbird seat
Anderson, Sherwood , 1876-1941. Death in the woods
O'Connor, Flannery. Everything that rises must converge
Dubus, Andre, 1936- Fat girl
Balzac, Honore de, 1799-1850. Grande Breteche
Kundera, Milan. Hitchhiking game
Wodehouse, P. G. (Pelham Grenville), 1881-1975. Jeeves takes charge
Silko, Leslie Marmon. Lullaby
Babel, I. (Isaak), 1894-1941. My first goose
Trevor, William, 1928- News from Ireland
Scott, Walter, 1771-1832. Wandering Willie's Tale
Sontag, Susan, 1933-2004. Way we live now
Boyle, Kay, 1902-1992. White horses of Vienna
Welty, Eudora, 1909-2001. Why I live at the P.O
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Short story
Alt Author Milne, Ira Mark, editor
LaBlanc, Michael L., editor
Gale Group
ISBN 9781414428215 (electronic book)
1414428219 (electronic book)
9780787636104
078763610X

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