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Title Short stories for students. Volume 11 [ebook] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Jennifer Smith, project editor
Publisher Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, 2001
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. 11: And of clay are we created - Isabel Allende -- Battle royal or The invisible man - Ralph Ellison -- The gilded six-bits - Zora Neale Hurston -- A good scent from a strange mountain - Robert Olen Butler -- The grave - Katherine Anne Porter -- Hands - Sherwood Anderson -- Marriage a la mode - Katherine Mansfield -- Mrs. Plum - Eskia (Ezekiel) Mphahlele -- My Kinsman, Major Molineux - Nathaniel Hawthorne -- Roselily - Alice Walker -- Say yes - Tobias Wolff -- The sheriff's children - Charles Waddell Chesnutt -- Silver water - Amy Bloom -- The snows of Kilimanjaro - Ernest Hemingway -- Story teller - Leslie Marmon Silko -- Women in their beds - Gina Berriault
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: 328 p. : ill. ; 29 cm
Subject Allende, Isabel. And of clay are we created
Ellison, Ralph. Battle royal or The invisible man
Hurston, Zora Neale. Gilded six-bits
Butler, Robert Olen. Good scent from a strange mountain
Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980. Grave
Anderson, Sherwood , 1876-1941. Hands
Mansfield, Katherine, 1888-1923. Marriage a la mode
Mphahlele, Ezekiel. Mrs. Plum
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. My Kinsman, Major Molineux
Walker, Alice, 1944- Roselily
Wolff, Tobias, 1945- Say yes
Chesnutt, Charles Waddell, 1858-1932. Sheriff's children
Bloom, Amy, 1953- Silver water
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961. Snows of Kilimanjaro
Silko, Leslie Marmon. Story teller
Berriault, Gina. Women in their beds
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Short story
Alt Author Smith, Jennifer, editor
Gale Group
ISBN 9781414428222 (electronic book)
1414428227 (electronic book)
9780787642631
0787642630

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