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The Resource Masterplots II, Short story series, edited by Frank N. Magill

Masterplots II, Short story series, edited by Frank N. Magill

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Masterplots II, Short story series
Title
Masterplots II
Title part
Short story series
Statement of responsibility
edited by Frank N. Magill
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the theme, characters, plot, style and technique of more than 700 nineteenth- and twentieth-century works by prominent authors from around the world
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Also issued online.
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DLC
Dewey number
809.3
Index
index present
LC call number
PN3326
LC item number
.M27 1986
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1907-1997
  • 1941-
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  • Magill, Frank N.
  • May, Charles E.
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  • Fiction
  • Fiction
  • Fiction
  • Fiction
  • Short story
  • Short stories
  • Short story
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Masterplots II, Short story series, edited by Frank N. Magill
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Publication
Note
  • Includes indexes
  • Vols. 7-10 have sub-title: Short story series supplement
  • Vols. 7-10: consulting editor: Charles E. May
  • Vols. 7-10 contain an additional 511 short stories by 173 different authors and continue the pagination of the first 6 vols; the indexes in vol. 10 cover the entire set
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages v. 6, p. 2749-2763)
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Contents
  • Volume 1. A & P / John Updike; Absolution / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Ace in the Hole / John Updike; Admiral and the Nuns, The / Frank Tuohy; Admirer, The / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Adulterous Woman, The / Albert Camus; Adventure of the Dancing Men, The / Arthur Conan Doyle; Adventure of the German Student / Washington Irving; Adventure of the Speckled Band, The / Arthur Conan Doyle; Aeroplanes at Brescia, The / Guy Davenport; After Saturday Nite Comes Sunday / Sonia Sanchez; After the Fair / Dylan Thomas; After the Storm / Ernest Hemingway; Albatross, The / Susan Hill; Aleph, The / Jorge Luis Borges; Alien Corn, The / W. Somerset Maugham; All the Years of Her Life / Morley Callaghan; "All You Zombies" / Robert A. Heinlein; Alpine Idyll, An / Ernest Hemingway; Altar of the Dead, The / Henry James; Alyosha the Pot / Leo Tolstoy; Ambitious Guest, The / Nathaniel Hawthorne; America! America! / Delmore Schwartz; Among the Dangs / George P. Elliott; ... and the earth did not part / Tomás Rivera; Angel Levine / Bernard Malamud; Angel of the Bridge, The / John Cheever; Apocalypse at Solentiname / Julio Cortázar; April Witch, The / Ray Bradbury; Araby / James Joyce; Ark of Bones / Henry Dumas; Art of Living, The / John Gardner; Artificial Nigger, The / Flannery O'Connor; Artist of the Beautiful, The / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Aspern Papers, The / Henry James; Astrologer's Day, An / R.K. Narayan; At the Bay / Katherine Mansfield; At the Bottom of the River / Jamaica Kincaid; Babylon Revisited / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Bad Characters / Jean Stafford; Ballad of the Sad Café, The / Carson McCullers; Bambino, The / May Sinclair; Barbados / Paule Marshall; Barn Burning / William Faulkner; Bartleby the Scrivener / Herman Melville; Basement Room, The / Graham Greene; Beast in the Jungle, The / Henry James; Beckoning Fair One, The / Oliver Onions; Beet Queen, The / Louise Erdrich; Beggar My Neighbor / Dan Jacobson; Beggarwoman of Locarno, The / Heinrich von Kleist; Benito Cereno / Herman Melville; Bet, The / Anton Chekhov; Beyond the Glass Mountain / Wallace Stegner; Bezhin Meadow / Ivan Turgenev; Big Blonde / Dorothy Parker; Big Two-Hearted River / Ernest Hemingway; Birthmark, The / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Bishop, The / Anton Chekhov; Bit of a Smash in Madras, A / Julian Maclaren-Ross; Bitter Honeymoon / Alberto Moravia; Blacáman the Good, Vendor of Miracles / Gabriel Garcia Márquez; Black Cat, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Black Prince, The / Shirley Ann Grau; Black Tickets / Jayne Anne Phillips; Blackberry Winter / Robert Penn Warren; Blank Page, The / Isak Dinesen; Bliss / Katherine Mansfield; Blizzard, The / Alexander Pushkin; Blood-Burning Moon / Jean Toomer; Blow-Up / Julio Cortázar; Blue Hotel, The / Stephen Crane; Boarding House, The / James Joyce; Bobok / Fyodor Dostoevski; Bontsha the Silent / Isaac Leib Peretz; Bottle Imp, The / Robert Louis Stevenson; Bottle of Milk for Mother, A / Nelson Algren; Boule de Suif / Guy de Maupassant; Bowmen of Shu, The / Guy Davenport; Boxcar of Chrysanthemums / Fumiko Enchi; Bride Comes to Yellow Sky, The / Stephen Crane; Bridge of Dreams, The / Jun'ichirō Tanizaki; Brigadier and the Golf Widow, The / John Cheever; Burrow, The / Franz Kafka; But at the Stroke of Midnight / Sylvia Townsend Warner; Camberwell Beauty, The / V.S. Pritchett; Canary for One, A / Ernest Hemingway; Cap for Steve, A / Morley Callaghan; Careful / Raymond Carver; Cask of Amontillado, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Catbird Seat, The / James Thurber; Catch, The / Kenzaburō Ōe; Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, The / Mark Twain; Celestial Omnibus, The / E.M. Forster; Chain of Love, A / Reynolds Price; Change / Larry Woiwode; Charles / Shirley Jackson; Cheap in August / Graham Greene; Chemist's Wife, The / Anton Chekhov; Chickamauga / Ambrose Bierce; Childhood of Luvers, The / Boris Pasternak; Children on Their Birthdays / Truman Capote; Children's Campaign, The / Pär Lagerkvist; Child's Drawings, A / Varlam Shalamov; Christmas Morning / Frank O'Connor; Chrysanthemums, The / John Steinbeck; Cinnamon Shops / Bruno Schulz; Circular Ruins, The / Jorge Luis Borges; Clay / James Joyce; Clean, Well-Lighted Place, A / Ernest Hemingway; Cloud, Castle, Lake / Vladimir Nabokov; Collector of Treasures, The / Bessie Head; Color of Darkness / James Purdy; Coming, Aphrodite / Willa Cather; Consolation / Giovanni Verga; Conversion of the Jews, The / Philip Roth; Counterparts / James Joyce; Country Doctor, A / Franz Kafka; Country Husband, The / John Cheever; Country Love Story, A / Jean Stafford; Count's Wife, The / Dino Buzzati; Crazy Sunday / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Critical Introduction to The Best of S.J. Perelman by Sidney Namlerep, A / S.J. Perelman; Critique de la Vie Quotidienne / Donald Barthelme
  • Volume 2. Crossing into Poland / Isaac Babel; Cruel and Barbarous Treatment / Mary McCarthy; Cruise of The Breadwinner, The / H.E. Bates; Daddy Wolf / James Purdy; Damballah / John Edgar Wideman; Dante and the Lobster / Samuel Beckett; Daring Young Man on the Flying Trapeze, The / William Saroyan; Dark City, The / Conrad Aiken; Darling, The / Anton Chekhov; Daughters of the Late Colonel, The / Katherine Mansfield; Dawn of Remembered Spring / Jesse Stuart; Day Stalin Died, The / Doris Lessing; Day the Flowers Came, The / David Madden; Dead, The / James Joyce; Deal in Wheat, A / Frank Norris; Death and the Child / Stephen Crane; Death in Midsummer / Yukio Mishima; Death in the Woods / Sherwood Anderson; Death in Venice / Thomas Mann; Death of a Huntsman / H.E. Bates; Death of a Traveling Salesman / Eudora Welty; Death of Ivan Ilyich, The / Leo Tolstoy; De Daumier-Smith's Blue Period / J.D. Salinger; Defender of the Faith / Philip Roth; Delicate Prey, The / Paul Bowles; Delta Autumn / William Faulkner; Deluge at Norderney, The / Isak Dinesen; Demon Lover, The / Elizabeth Bowen; Descent into the Maelström, A / Edgar Allan Poe; Désirée's Baby / Kate Chopin; Devil and Daniel Webster, The / Stephen Vincent Benét; Devil and Tom Walker, The / Washington Irving; Diamond as Big as the Ritz, The / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Diamond Lens, The / Fitz-James O'Brien; Diary of a Madman, The / Nikolai Gogol; Difference, The / Ellen Glasgow; Di Grasso / Isaac Babel; Disorder and Early Sorrow / Thomas Mann; Displaced Person, The / Flannery O'Connor; Distant Episode, A / Paul Bowles; District Doctor, The / Ivan Turgenev; Dr. Heidegger's Experiment / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Doctor's Son, The / John O'Hara; Donagh, The / William Carleton; Dream of a Ridiculous Man, The / Fyodor Dostoevski; Dreamers in a Dead Language / Grace Paley; Drive in the Country, A / Graham Greene; Drover's Wife, The / Henry Lawson; Drunkard, The / Frank O'Connor; Dry September / William Faulkner; Duel, The / Anton Chekhov; Duel / Richard Matheson; Dunwich Horror, The / H.P. Lovecraft; Earthquake in Chile, The / Heinrich von Kleist; Edward and God / Milan Kundera; Egg, The / Sherwood Anderson; Eight Views of Tokyo / Osamu Dazai; Eighty-Yard Run, The / Irwin Shaw; Empress's Ring, The / Nancy Hale; Enchanted Doll, The / Paul Gallico; End, The / Samuel Beckett; End of the Game / Julio Cortázar; Enduring Chill, The / Flannery O'Connor; Enemies, The / Dylan Thomas; Engagement in Santo Domingo, The / Heinrich von Kleist; Enoch Soames / Max Beerbohm; Enormous Radio, The / John Cheever; Entropy / Thomas Pynchon; Envy / Cynthia Ozick; Esther / Jean Toomer; Ethan Brand / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Eveline / James Joyce; Evening Performance, An / George Garrett; Everyday Use / Alice Walker; Everything That Rises Must Converge / Flannery O'Connor; Experiment in Misery, An / Stephen Crane; Faces of Blood Kindred, The / William Goyen; Faith in a Tree / Grace Paley; Fall of the House of Usher, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Family Affair, A / Guy de Maupassant; Fancy Woman, The / Peter Taylor; Fat of the Land, The / Anzia Yezierska; Father's Daughters, The / Muriel Spark; Field of Mustard, The / A.E. Coppard; Fight, The / Dylan Thomas; Figure in the Carpet, The / Henry James; Firstborn / Larry Woiwode; Five-Forty-Eight, The / John Cheever; Five-Twenty / Patrick White; Flight / John Steinbeck; Flowering Judas / Katherine Anne Porter; Fly, The / Katherine Mansfield; Flying Home / Ralph Ellison; For Esmé-with Love and Squalor / J.D. Salinger; Freshest Boy, The / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Friend of Kafka, A / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Funes, the Memorious / Jorge Luis Borges; Garden of Forking Paths, The / Jorge Luis Borges; Gardener, The / Rudyard Kipling; Gentleman from Cracow, The / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Gentleman from San Francisco, The / Ivan Bunin; Ghost and Flesh, Water and Dirt / William Goyen; Gift, The / John Steinbeck; Gift of the Magi, The / O. Henry; Gimpel the Fool / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Girls in Their Summer Dresses, The / Irwin Shaw; Gladius Dei / Thomas Mann; Gleaner, The / H.E. Bates; Glimpse into Another Country / Wright Morris; Gobseck / Honoré de Balzac; Gogol's Wife / Tommaso Landolfi; Going Home / William Trevor; Going to Meet the Man / James Baldwin; Gold Coast / James Alan McPherson; Gold-Bug, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Golden Honeymoon, The / Ring Lardner; Gonzaga Manuscripts, The / Saul Bellow; Good Country People / Flannery O'Connor; Good Man Is Hard to Find, A / Flannery O'Connor; Goodbye, My Brother / John Cheever; Gooseberries / Anton Chekhov; Gospel According to Mark, The / Jorge Luis Borges; Gospel Singers / Langston Hughes; Graphomaniacs / Abram Tertz
  • Volume 3. Greasy Lake / T. Corghessan Boyle; Great Good Place, The / Henry James; Great Wall of China, The / Franz Kafka; Greek Interpreter, The / Arthur Conan Doyle; Green Tea / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu; Greenleaf / Flannery O'Connor; Greyhound People / Alice Adams; Guest, The / Albert Camus; Guests of the Nation / Frank O'Connor; Gun Shop, The / John Updike; Gusev / Anton Chekhov; Guy de Maupassant / Isaac Babel; Haircut / Ring Lardner; Hamlet of the Shchigrovsky District / Ivan Turgenev; Handsomest Drowned Man in the World, The / Gabriel Garcia Márquez; Happy August the Tenth / Tennessee Williams; Happy Autumn Fields, The / Elizabeth Bowen; Harmony / Ring Lardner; Headless Hawk, The / Truman Capote; Her First Ball / Katherine Mansfield; Her Table Spread / Elizabeth Bowen; Herakleitos / Guy Davenport; Herodias / Gustave Flaubert; Heroes in the Dark House, The / Benedict Kiely; Higgler, The / A.E. Coppard; Hills Like White Elephants / Ernest Hemingway; His Son, in His Arms, in Light, Aloft / Harold Brodkey; Hitchhiking Game, The / Milan Kundera; Hodel / Sholom Aleichem; Home / Jayne Anne Phillips; Horse and Two Goats, A / R.K. Narayan; Horse Dealer's Daughter, The / D.H. Lawrence; House in Turk Street, The / Dashiell Hammett; House with the Grape-vine, The / H.E. Bates; Housebreaker of Shady Hill, The / John Cheever; How Claeys Died / William Sansom; How I contemplated the world from the Detroit House of Correction and began my life over again / Joyce Carol Oates; How I Finally Lost My Heart / Doris Lessing; How It Was Done in Odessa / Isaac Babel; How Much Land Does a Man Need? / Leo Tolstoy; How the Devil Came Down Division Street / Nelson Algren; Hunger Artist, A / Franz Kafka; Hunter Gracchus, The / Franz Kafka; Hunting Season / Joanne Greenberg; I Look Out for Ed Wolfe / Stanley Elkin; I Stand Here Ironing / Tillie Olsen; I Want to Know Why / Sherwood Anderson; Ice House, The / Caroline Gordon; Ice Wagon Going Down the Street, The / Mavis Gallant; Icicle, The / Abram Tertz; Idiots First / Bernard Malamud; Idle Days on the Yann / Lord Dunsany; I'm a Fool / Sherwood Anderson; Imagination Dead Imagine / Samuel Beckett; Imagined Scenes / Ann Beattie; Impulse / Conrad Aiken; In Another Country / Ernest Hemingway; In Dreams Begin Responsibilities / Delmore Schwartz; In Greenwich There Are Many Gravelled Walks / Hortense Calisher; In the Cage / Henry James; In the Garden of the North American Martyrs / Tobias Wolff; In the Heart of the Heart of the Country / William H. Gass; In the Penal Colony / Franz Kafka; In the White Night / Ann Beattie; Indian Camp / Ernest Hemingway; Indian Uprising, The / Donald Barthelme; Indissoluble Matrimony / Rebecca West; Infant Prodigy, The / Thomas Mann; Innocence / Seán O'Faoláin; Instructions for John Howell / Julio Cortázar; Interest in Life, An / Grace Paley; Interlopers, The / Saki; Invisible Man, The / G.K. Chesterton; It May Never Happen / V.S. Pritchett; Ivy Day in the Committee Room / James Joyce; Ivy Gripped the Steps / Elizabeth Bowen; Jackals and Arabs / Franz Kafka; Jacklighting / Ann Beattie; Japanese Quince, The / John Galsworthy; Jean-ah Poquelin / George Washington Cable; Jewbird, The / Bernard Malamud; Jim Baker's Bluejay Yarn / Mark Twain; John Napper Sailing Through the Universe / John Gardner; Jolly Corner, The / Henry James; Jordan's End / Ellen Glasgow; Jorinda and Jorindel / Mavis Gallant; Josephine the Singer / Franz Kafka; Julia and the Bazooka / Anna Kavan; Keela, the Outcast Indian Maiden / Eudora Welty; Kepi, The / Colette; Kerchief, The / Shmuel Yosef Agnon; Killers, The / Ernest Hemingway; King Solomon / Isaac Rosenfeld; King's Indian, The / John Gardner; Kiss, The / Anton Chekhov; Kleist in Thun / Robert Walser; Kugelmass Episode, The / Woody Allen; Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District / Nikolai Leskov; Lady or the Tiger?, The / Frank R. Stockton; Lady with the Dog, The / Anton Chekhov; Lagoon, The / Joseph Conrad; Lamb to the Slaughter / Roald Dahl; Last Class, The / Alphonse Daudet; Last Mohican, The / Bernard Malamud; Laura / Saki; Leaning Tower, The / Katherine Anne Porter; Leaves / John Updike; Leaving the Yellow House / Saul Bellow; Lefty / Nikolai Leskov; Legal Aid / Frank O'Connor; Legend of St. Julian, Hospitaler, The / Gustave Flaubert; Legend of Sleepy Hollow, The / Washington Irving; Lenz / Georg Büchner; Lesson of the Master, The / Henry James; Library of Babel, The / Jorge Luis Borges; Lifeguard / John Updike; Life-Story / John Barth; Ligeia / Edgar Allan Poe; Lightning / Donald Barthelme; Like the Night / Alejo Carpentier; Lions, Harts, Leaping Does / J.F. Powers; Lispeth / Rudyard Kipling; Little Cloud, A / James Joyce; Little Herr Friedemann / Thomas Mann; Living Relic, A / Ivan Turgenev; Livingstone's Companions / Nadine Gordimer; Lodging for the Night, A / Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Volume 4. Loneliness of the Long-Distance Runner, The / Alan Sillitoe; Looking for Mr. Green / Saul Bellow; Loons, The / Margaret Laurence; Lost in the Funhouse / John Barth; Lottery, The / Shirley Jackson; Love Decoy, The / S.J. Perelman; Luck of Roaring Camp, The / Bret Harte; Lullaby / Leslie Marmon Silko; Lyubka the Cossack / Isaac Babel; Madame Tellier's Establishment / Guy de Maupassant; Madame Zilensky and the King of Finland / Carson McCullers; Magic Barrel, The / Bernard Malamud; Man in a Case, The / Anton Chekhov; Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg, The / Mark Twain; Man Who Invented Sin, The / Seán O'Faoláin; Man Who Was Almost a Man, The / Richard Wright; Man Who Would Be King, The / Rudyard Kipling; Ms. Found in a Bottle / Edgar Allan Poe; Many Are Disappointed / V.S. Pritchett; Mario and the Magician / Thomas Mann; Mark on the Wall, The / Virginia Woolf; Marquise of O --, The / Heinrich von Kleist; Masque of the Red Death, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Master and Man / Leo Tolstoy; Matryona's House / Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn; May Day / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Metamorphoses / John Cheever; Metamorphosis, The / Franz Kafka; Midsummer Night Madness / Seán O'Faoláin; Minister's Black Veil, The / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Miss Brill / Katherine Mansfield; Miss Ogilvy Finds Herself / Radclyffe Hall; Miss Tempy's Watchers / Sarah Orne Jewett; Mrs. Fortescue / Doris Lessing; Monkey, The / Isak Dinesen; Monster, The / Stephen Crane; Moon and Madness / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Moon Deluxe / Frederick Barthelme; Most Dangerous Game, The / Richard Connell; Mote in the Middle Distance, H*nry J*m*s, The / Max Beerbohm; Mountain Tavern, The / Liam O'Flaherty; Murders in the Rue Morgue, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Murke's Collected Silences / Heinrich Böll; My First Goose / Isaac Babel; My Kinsman, Major Molineux / Nathaniel Hawthorne; My Man Bovanne / Toni Cade Bambara; My Oedipus Complex / Frank O'Connor; My Side of the Matter / Truman Capote; My Warszawa / Joyce Carol Oates; Mysterious Kôr / Elizabeth Bowen; Mysterious Stranger, The / Mark Twain; Nairobi / Joyce Carol Oates; Nasty Story, A / Fyodor Dostoevski; National Honeymoon / Paul Horgan; Native of Winby, A / Sarah Orne Jewett; Necklace, The / Guy de Maupassant; Neighbor Rosicky / Willa Cather; Neighbors / Diane Oliver; Nevada Gas / Raymond Chandler; New Islands / Maria-Luisa Bombal; New Year's Eve Adventure, A / E.T.A. Hoffmann; Nightfall / Isaac Asimov; Night-Sea Journey / John Barth; Noon Wine / Katherine Anne Porter; Nose, The / Nikolai Gogol; Nun, The / Pedro Antonio de Alarcón; Nun's Mother, The / Mary Lavin; Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge, An / Ambrose Bierce; Odour of Chrysanthemums / D.H. Lawrence; Of This Time, Of That Place / Lionel Trilling; Official Position, An / W. Somerset Maugham; "Oh, Whistle, and I'll Come to You, My Lad" / M.R. James; Old Bird, The / J.F. Powers; Old Forest, The / Peter Taylor; Old Mortality / Katherine Anne Porter; Old Red / Caroline Gordon; Old Vemish / Barry Targan; Old Woman Magoun / Mary E. Wilkins Freeman; Old-World Landowners / Nikolai Gogol; On Account of a Hat / Sholom Aleichem; £1,000,000 Bank Note, The / Mark Twain; One of the Missing / Ambrose Bierce; One Ordinary Day, with Peanuts / Shirley Jackson; Open Boat, The / Stephen Crane; Open House / Nadine Gordimer; Open Window, The / Saki; Other Paris, The / Mavis Gallant; Other Two, The / Edith Wharton; Outcasts of Poker Flat, The / Bret Harte; Outpost of Progress, An / Joseph Conrad; Outside the Machine / Jean Rhys; Outstation, The / W. Somerset Maugham; Overcoat, The / Nikolai Gogol; Overcoat II, The / T. Coraghessan Boyle; Pacing Goose, The / Jessamyn West; Pale Horse, Pale Rider / Katherine Anne Porter; Paradise / Edna O'Brien; Paraguay / Donald Barthelme; Parker's Back / Flannery O'Connor; Parsley Garden, The / William Saroyan; Patriotism / Yukio Mishima; Paul's Case / Willa Cather; Peach Stone, The / Paul Horgan; Pearl, The / John Steinbeck; Peasant Marey, The / Fyodor Dostoevski; Pedersen Kid, The / William H. Gass; Pedestrian Accident, A / Robert Coover; Perfect Day for Bananafish, A / J.D. Salinger; Petrified Man / Eudora Welty; Piece of Steak, A / Jack London; Piece of String, The / Guy de Maupassant; Pierre Menard, Author of the Quixote / Jorge Luis Borges; Pigeon Feathers / John Updike; Pit and the Pendulum, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Pkhentz / Abram Tertz; Poet, The / Hermann Hesse; Portobello Road, The / Muriel Spark; Post Office, The / Liam O'Flaherty; Powerhouse / Eudora Welty; Prelude / Katherine Mansfield; Prince of Darkness / J.F. Powers; Private Domain / James Alan McPherson; Problem of Cell 13, The / Jacques Futrelle
  • Volume 5. Prussian Officer, The / D.H. Lawrence; Psychiatrist, The / Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis; Pupil, The / Henry James; Purloined Letter, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Queen of Spades, The / Alexander Pushkin; Ragman's Daughter, The / Alan Sillitoe; Raid, The / Leo Tolstoy; Rain / W. Somerset Maugham; Rainy Moon, The / Colette; Ram in the Thicket, The / Wright Morris; Ransom of Red Chief, The / O. Henry; Rappaccini's Daughter / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Rashōmon / Ryūnosuke Akutagawa; Real Thing, The / Henry James; Reasonable Facsimile, A / Jean Stafford; Recluse, A / Walter de la Mare; Red Leaves / William Faulkner; Red-Headed League, The / Arthur Conan Doyle; Rembrandt's Hat / Bernard Malamud; Report to an Academy, A / Franz Kafka; Resemblance Between a Violin Case and a Coffin, The / Tennessee Williams; Return of a Private, The / Hamlin Garland; Return of Chorb, The / Vladimir Nabokov; Revelation / Flannery O'Connor; Revenant, A / Walter de la Mare; Rich Boy, The / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Rip Van Winkle / Washington Irving; Rise of Maud Martha, The / Gwendolyn Brooks; Ritter Gluck / E.T.A. Hoffmann; Road to the Isles / Jessamyn West; Rocking-Horse Winner, The / D.H. Lawrence; Roman Fever / Edith Wharton; Rope / Katherine Anne Porter; Rosa / Cynthia Ozick; Rose for Emily, A / William Faulkner; Rose in the Heart of New York, A / Edna O'Brien; Rothschild's Fiddle / Anton Chekhov; Round by Round / Conrad Aiken; Sad Fate of Mr. Fox, The / Joel Chandler Harris; Sailor Off the Bremen / Irwin Shaw; Saint Augustine's Pigeon / Evan S. Connell, Jr.; Saint Marie / Louise Erdrich; Sanatorium Under the Sign of the Hourglass / Bruno Schulz; Sandman, The / E.T.A. Hoffmann; Saturday Night / James T. Farrell; Scandal in Bohemia, A / Arthur Conan Doyle; Scandalous Woman, A / Edna O'Brien; Scapegoat, The / Paul Laurence Dunbar; Schreuderspitze, The / Mark Helprin; Sculptor's Funeral, The / Willa Cather; Seaton's Aunt / Walter de la Mare; Secret Integration, The / Thomas Pynchon; Secret Life of Walter Mitty, The / James Thurber; Secret Sharer, The / Joseph Conrad; See the Moon? / Donald Barthelme; Shape of Light, A / William Goyen; Sheriff's Children, The / Charles Waddell Chesnutt; She-Wolf, The / Giovanni Verga; Shoemaker Arnold / Earl Lovelace; Short Friday / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber, The / Ernest Hemingway; Shot, The / Alexander Pushkin; Shower of Gold / Eudora Welty; Sick Call, A / Morley Callaghan; Sick Child, The / Colette; Silent Snow, Secret Snow / Conrad Aiken; Silver Dish, A / Saul Bellow; Silver Mine, The / Selma Lagerlöf; Simple Heart, A / Gustave Flaubert; Sisters, The / James Joyce; Sky is Gray, The / Ernest J. Gaines; Slide Area, The / Gavin Lambert; Small, Good Thing, A / Raymond Carver; Smallest Woman in the World, The / Clarice Lispector; Smell of Death and Flowers, The / Nadine Gordimer; Smiles of Konarak, The / George Dennison; Snake Charmer, The / Varlam Shalamov; Sniper, The / Liam O'Flaherty; Sniper, The / Alan Sillitoe; Snow-Storm, The / Leo Tolstoy; Soldier's Embrace, A / Nadine Gordimer; Soldier's Home / Ernest Hemingway; Some Like Them Cold / Ring Lardner; Some of Us Had Been Threatening Our Friend Colby / Donald Barthelme; Something Out There / Nadine Gordimer; Sonny's Blues / James Baldwin; Sorrow-Acre / Isak Dinesen; South, The / Jorge Luis Borges; Southern Thruway, The / Julio Cortázar; Spinoza of Market Street, The / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Split Cherry Tree / Jesse Stuart; Spotted Horses / William Faulkner; Spring Victory / Jesse Stuart; Sredni Vashtar / Saki; Station-master, The / Alexander Pushkin; Steppe, The / Anton Chekhov; Stick of Green Candy, A / Jane Bowles; Stone Boy, The / Gina Berriault; Storm, The / Kate Chopin; Story by Maupassant, A / Frank O'Connor; Story of an Hour, The / Kate Chopin; Story of My Dovecot, The / Isaac Babel; Story of Serapion, The / E.T.A. Hoffmann; Strange Ride of Morrowbie Jukes, The / Rudyard Kipling; Street of Crocodiles, The / Bruno Schulz; Strong Horse Tea / Alice Walker; Suicide Club, The / Robert Louis Stevenson; Summer Evening / Kay Boyle; Summer Night / Elizabeth Bowen; Summer of the Beautiful White Horse, The / William Saroyan; Sun / D.H. Lawrence; Supper at Elsinore, The / Isak Dinesen; Supremacy of the Hunza, The / Joanne Greenberg; Sur / Ursula K. Le Guin; Sweat / Zora Neale Hurston; Swimmer, The / John Cheever; Tables of the Law, The / William Butler Yeats; Tatuana's Tale / Miguel Ángel Asturias; Tell Me a Riddle / Tillie Olsen; Tell-Tale Heart, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Tender Shoot, The / Colette; Territory / David Leavitt
  • Volume 6. Thank You, M'am / Langston Hughes; That Evening Sun / William Faulkner; Theme of the Traitor and the Hero / Jorge Luis Borges; There Will Come Soft Raiins / Ray Bradbury; They / Rudyard Kipling; Third Bank of the River, The / João Guimarães Rosa; Third Prize, The / A.E. Coppard; This Way for the Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen / Tadeusz Borowski; Three Deaths / Leo Tolstoy; Three Hermits, The / Leo Tolstoy; Three-Day Blow, The / Ernest Hemingway; Thrown Away / Rudyard Kipling; Tickets, Please / D.H. Lawrence; Time the Tiger / Wyndham Lewis; Tlön, Uqbar, Orbis Tertius / Jorge Luis Borges; To Build a Fire / Jack London; Together and Apart / Virginia Woolf; Tommy / John Edgar Wideman; Tomorrow and Tomorrow and So Forth / John Updike; Tonio Kröger / Thomas Mann; Town and Country Lovers; Nadine Gordimer; Town Poor, The / Sarah Orne Jewett; Tree. A Rock. A Cloud., A / Carson McCullers; Tree of Knowledge, The / Henry James; Trifling Occurrence, A / Anton Chekhov; Tristan / Thomas Mann; Trumpet, The / Walter de la Mare; Truth and Lies / Reynolds Price; Twenty-six Men and a Girl / Maxim Gorky; Two Drovers, The / Sir Walter Scott; Two Elenas, The / Carlos Fuentes; Two Gallants / James Joyce; Two Little Soldiers / Guy de Maupassant; Two Lovely Beasts / Liam O'Flaherty; Typhoon / Joseph Conrad; Uncle / R.K. Narayan; Uncle Wiggily in Connecticut / J.D. Salinger; Under a Glass Bell / Anaïs Nin; Under the Rose / Thomas Pynchon; Unknown Masterpiece, The / Honoré de Balzac; Unmailed, Unwritten Letters / Joyce Carol Oates; Up the Bare Stairs / Seán O'Faoláin; Upon the Sweeping Flood / Joyce Carol Oates; Use of Force, The / William Carlos Williams; Veldt, The / Ray Bradbury; Venus, Cupid, Folly and Time / Peter Taylor; Vertical Ladder, The / William Sansom; Victrola / Wright Morris; Views of My Father Weeping / Donald Barthelme; Villon's Wife / Osamu Dazai; Visit of Charity, A / Eudora Welty; Visit to Grandmother, A / William Melvin Kelley; Viy / Nikolai Gogol; Waiting / Joyce Carol Oates; Wakefield / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Walk, The / Robert Walser; Wall, The / William Sansom; Wall, The / Jean-Paul Sartre; Walter Briggs / John Updike; Wanderers, The / Alun Lewis; War / Luigi Pirandello; Ward No. 6 / Anton Chekhov; Wash / William Faulkner; Watcher, The / Italo Calvino; Wet Saturday / John Collier; What Is the Connection Between Men and Women? / Joyce Carol Oates; When I Was Thirteen / Denton Welch; When the Light Gets Green / Robert Penn Warren; Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been? / Joyce Carol Oates; White Heron, A / Sarah Orne Jewett; White Horses of Vienna, The / Kay Boyle; White Nights / Fyodor Dostoevski; White Stocking, The / D.H. Lawrence; Whole Loaf, A / Shmuel Yosef Agnon; Whore of Mensa, The / Woody Allen; Why Don't You Dance? / Raymond Carver; Why I Live at the P.O. / Eudora Welty; Wide Net, The / Eudora Welty; Widow's Son, The / Mary Lavin; Wild Swans / Alice Munro; Will, The / Mary Lavin; Will You Please Be Quiet, Please? / Raymond Carver; William Wilson / Edgar Allan Poe; Willis Carr at Bleak House / David Madden; Willows, The / Algernon Blackwood; Wind and the Snow of Winter, The / Walter Van Tilburg Clark; Winter Dreams / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Winter Night / Kay Boyle; Winter: 1978 / Ann Beattie; Wireless / Rudyard Kipling; Wish House, The / Rudyard Kipling; Wissler Remembers / Richard Stern; Witch's Money / John Collier; Within and Without / Hermann Hesse; Woman at the Store, The / Katherine Mansfield; Woman Who Rode Away, The / D.H. Lawrence; Wonderful Tar-Baby Story, The / Joel Chandler Harris; Wondersmith, The / Fitz-James O'Brien; Work / David Plante; World According to Hsü, The / Bharati Mukherjee; World Ends, A / Wolfgang Hildesheimer; World of Apples, The / John Cheever; World of Stone, The / Tadeusz Borowski; Worn Path, A / Eudora Welty; Wrack / Donald Barthelme; Wunderkind / Carson McCullers; Yellow Woman / Leslie Marmon Silko; Yentl the Yeshiva Boy / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Yermolai and the Miller's Wife / Ivan Turgenev; Young Goodman Brown / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Youth / Joseph Conrad; Zulu and the Zeide, The / Dan Jacobson; Bibliography
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Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
10 volumes (xvi, 4337, cxiii)
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9780893564612
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86022025
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Label
Masterplots II, Short story series, edited by Frank N. Magill
Publication
Note
  • Includes indexes
  • Vols. 7-10 have sub-title: Short story series supplement
  • Vols. 7-10: consulting editor: Charles E. May
  • Vols. 7-10 contain an additional 511 short stories by 173 different authors and continue the pagination of the first 6 vols; the indexes in vol. 10 cover the entire set
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages v. 6, p. 2749-2763)
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Contents
  • Volume 1. A & P / John Updike; Absolution / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Ace in the Hole / John Updike; Admiral and the Nuns, The / Frank Tuohy; Admirer, The / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Adulterous Woman, The / Albert Camus; Adventure of the Dancing Men, The / Arthur Conan Doyle; Adventure of the German Student / Washington Irving; Adventure of the Speckled Band, The / Arthur Conan Doyle; Aeroplanes at Brescia, The / Guy Davenport; After Saturday Nite Comes Sunday / Sonia Sanchez; After the Fair / Dylan Thomas; After the Storm / Ernest Hemingway; Albatross, The / Susan Hill; Aleph, The / Jorge Luis Borges; Alien Corn, The / W. Somerset Maugham; All the Years of Her Life / Morley Callaghan; "All You Zombies" / Robert A. Heinlein; Alpine Idyll, An / Ernest Hemingway; Altar of the Dead, The / Henry James; Alyosha the Pot / Leo Tolstoy; Ambitious Guest, The / Nathaniel Hawthorne; America! America! / Delmore Schwartz; Among the Dangs / George P. Elliott; ... and the earth did not part / Tomás Rivera; Angel Levine / Bernard Malamud; Angel of the Bridge, The / John Cheever; Apocalypse at Solentiname / Julio Cortázar; April Witch, The / Ray Bradbury; Araby / James Joyce; Ark of Bones / Henry Dumas; Art of Living, The / John Gardner; Artificial Nigger, The / Flannery O'Connor; Artist of the Beautiful, The / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Aspern Papers, The / Henry James; Astrologer's Day, An / R.K. Narayan; At the Bay / Katherine Mansfield; At the Bottom of the River / Jamaica Kincaid; Babylon Revisited / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Bad Characters / Jean Stafford; Ballad of the Sad Café, The / Carson McCullers; Bambino, The / May Sinclair; Barbados / Paule Marshall; Barn Burning / William Faulkner; Bartleby the Scrivener / Herman Melville; Basement Room, The / Graham Greene; Beast in the Jungle, The / Henry James; Beckoning Fair One, The / Oliver Onions; Beet Queen, The / Louise Erdrich; Beggar My Neighbor / Dan Jacobson; Beggarwoman of Locarno, The / Heinrich von Kleist; Benito Cereno / Herman Melville; Bet, The / Anton Chekhov; Beyond the Glass Mountain / Wallace Stegner; Bezhin Meadow / Ivan Turgenev; Big Blonde / Dorothy Parker; Big Two-Hearted River / Ernest Hemingway; Birthmark, The / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Bishop, The / Anton Chekhov; Bit of a Smash in Madras, A / Julian Maclaren-Ross; Bitter Honeymoon / Alberto Moravia; Blacáman the Good, Vendor of Miracles / Gabriel Garcia Márquez; Black Cat, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Black Prince, The / Shirley Ann Grau; Black Tickets / Jayne Anne Phillips; Blackberry Winter / Robert Penn Warren; Blank Page, The / Isak Dinesen; Bliss / Katherine Mansfield; Blizzard, The / Alexander Pushkin; Blood-Burning Moon / Jean Toomer; Blow-Up / Julio Cortázar; Blue Hotel, The / Stephen Crane; Boarding House, The / James Joyce; Bobok / Fyodor Dostoevski; Bontsha the Silent / Isaac Leib Peretz; Bottle Imp, The / Robert Louis Stevenson; Bottle of Milk for Mother, A / Nelson Algren; Boule de Suif / Guy de Maupassant; Bowmen of Shu, The / Guy Davenport; Boxcar of Chrysanthemums / Fumiko Enchi; Bride Comes to Yellow Sky, The / Stephen Crane; Bridge of Dreams, The / Jun'ichirō Tanizaki; Brigadier and the Golf Widow, The / John Cheever; Burrow, The / Franz Kafka; But at the Stroke of Midnight / Sylvia Townsend Warner; Camberwell Beauty, The / V.S. Pritchett; Canary for One, A / Ernest Hemingway; Cap for Steve, A / Morley Callaghan; Careful / Raymond Carver; Cask of Amontillado, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Catbird Seat, The / James Thurber; Catch, The / Kenzaburō Ōe; Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, The / Mark Twain; Celestial Omnibus, The / E.M. Forster; Chain of Love, A / Reynolds Price; Change / Larry Woiwode; Charles / Shirley Jackson; Cheap in August / Graham Greene; Chemist's Wife, The / Anton Chekhov; Chickamauga / Ambrose Bierce; Childhood of Luvers, The / Boris Pasternak; Children on Their Birthdays / Truman Capote; Children's Campaign, The / Pär Lagerkvist; Child's Drawings, A / Varlam Shalamov; Christmas Morning / Frank O'Connor; Chrysanthemums, The / John Steinbeck; Cinnamon Shops / Bruno Schulz; Circular Ruins, The / Jorge Luis Borges; Clay / James Joyce; Clean, Well-Lighted Place, A / Ernest Hemingway; Cloud, Castle, Lake / Vladimir Nabokov; Collector of Treasures, The / Bessie Head; Color of Darkness / James Purdy; Coming, Aphrodite / Willa Cather; Consolation / Giovanni Verga; Conversion of the Jews, The / Philip Roth; Counterparts / James Joyce; Country Doctor, A / Franz Kafka; Country Husband, The / John Cheever; Country Love Story, A / Jean Stafford; Count's Wife, The / Dino Buzzati; Crazy Sunday / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Critical Introduction to The Best of S.J. Perelman by Sidney Namlerep, A / S.J. Perelman; Critique de la Vie Quotidienne / Donald Barthelme
  • Volume 2. Crossing into Poland / Isaac Babel; Cruel and Barbarous Treatment / Mary McCarthy; Cruise of The Breadwinner, The / H.E. Bates; Daddy Wolf / James Purdy; Damballah / John Edgar Wideman; Dante and the Lobster / Samuel Beckett; Daring Young Man on the Flying Trapeze, The / William Saroyan; Dark City, The / Conrad Aiken; Darling, The / Anton Chekhov; Daughters of the Late Colonel, The / Katherine Mansfield; Dawn of Remembered Spring / Jesse Stuart; Day Stalin Died, The / Doris Lessing; Day the Flowers Came, The / David Madden; Dead, The / James Joyce; Deal in Wheat, A / Frank Norris; Death and the Child / Stephen Crane; Death in Midsummer / Yukio Mishima; Death in the Woods / Sherwood Anderson; Death in Venice / Thomas Mann; Death of a Huntsman / H.E. Bates; Death of a Traveling Salesman / Eudora Welty; Death of Ivan Ilyich, The / Leo Tolstoy; De Daumier-Smith's Blue Period / J.D. Salinger; Defender of the Faith / Philip Roth; Delicate Prey, The / Paul Bowles; Delta Autumn / William Faulkner; Deluge at Norderney, The / Isak Dinesen; Demon Lover, The / Elizabeth Bowen; Descent into the Maelström, A / Edgar Allan Poe; Désirée's Baby / Kate Chopin; Devil and Daniel Webster, The / Stephen Vincent Benét; Devil and Tom Walker, The / Washington Irving; Diamond as Big as the Ritz, The / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Diamond Lens, The / Fitz-James O'Brien; Diary of a Madman, The / Nikolai Gogol; Difference, The / Ellen Glasgow; Di Grasso / Isaac Babel; Disorder and Early Sorrow / Thomas Mann; Displaced Person, The / Flannery O'Connor; Distant Episode, A / Paul Bowles; District Doctor, The / Ivan Turgenev; Dr. Heidegger's Experiment / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Doctor's Son, The / John O'Hara; Donagh, The / William Carleton; Dream of a Ridiculous Man, The / Fyodor Dostoevski; Dreamers in a Dead Language / Grace Paley; Drive in the Country, A / Graham Greene; Drover's Wife, The / Henry Lawson; Drunkard, The / Frank O'Connor; Dry September / William Faulkner; Duel, The / Anton Chekhov; Duel / Richard Matheson; Dunwich Horror, The / H.P. Lovecraft; Earthquake in Chile, The / Heinrich von Kleist; Edward and God / Milan Kundera; Egg, The / Sherwood Anderson; Eight Views of Tokyo / Osamu Dazai; Eighty-Yard Run, The / Irwin Shaw; Empress's Ring, The / Nancy Hale; Enchanted Doll, The / Paul Gallico; End, The / Samuel Beckett; End of the Game / Julio Cortázar; Enduring Chill, The / Flannery O'Connor; Enemies, The / Dylan Thomas; Engagement in Santo Domingo, The / Heinrich von Kleist; Enoch Soames / Max Beerbohm; Enormous Radio, The / John Cheever; Entropy / Thomas Pynchon; Envy / Cynthia Ozick; Esther / Jean Toomer; Ethan Brand / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Eveline / James Joyce; Evening Performance, An / George Garrett; Everyday Use / Alice Walker; Everything That Rises Must Converge / Flannery O'Connor; Experiment in Misery, An / Stephen Crane; Faces of Blood Kindred, The / William Goyen; Faith in a Tree / Grace Paley; Fall of the House of Usher, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Family Affair, A / Guy de Maupassant; Fancy Woman, The / Peter Taylor; Fat of the Land, The / Anzia Yezierska; Father's Daughters, The / Muriel Spark; Field of Mustard, The / A.E. Coppard; Fight, The / Dylan Thomas; Figure in the Carpet, The / Henry James; Firstborn / Larry Woiwode; Five-Forty-Eight, The / John Cheever; Five-Twenty / Patrick White; Flight / John Steinbeck; Flowering Judas / Katherine Anne Porter; Fly, The / Katherine Mansfield; Flying Home / Ralph Ellison; For Esmé-with Love and Squalor / J.D. Salinger; Freshest Boy, The / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Friend of Kafka, A / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Funes, the Memorious / Jorge Luis Borges; Garden of Forking Paths, The / Jorge Luis Borges; Gardener, The / Rudyard Kipling; Gentleman from Cracow, The / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Gentleman from San Francisco, The / Ivan Bunin; Ghost and Flesh, Water and Dirt / William Goyen; Gift, The / John Steinbeck; Gift of the Magi, The / O. Henry; Gimpel the Fool / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Girls in Their Summer Dresses, The / Irwin Shaw; Gladius Dei / Thomas Mann; Gleaner, The / H.E. Bates; Glimpse into Another Country / Wright Morris; Gobseck / Honoré de Balzac; Gogol's Wife / Tommaso Landolfi; Going Home / William Trevor; Going to Meet the Man / James Baldwin; Gold Coast / James Alan McPherson; Gold-Bug, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Golden Honeymoon, The / Ring Lardner; Gonzaga Manuscripts, The / Saul Bellow; Good Country People / Flannery O'Connor; Good Man Is Hard to Find, A / Flannery O'Connor; Goodbye, My Brother / John Cheever; Gooseberries / Anton Chekhov; Gospel According to Mark, The / Jorge Luis Borges; Gospel Singers / Langston Hughes; Graphomaniacs / Abram Tertz
  • Volume 3. Greasy Lake / T. Corghessan Boyle; Great Good Place, The / Henry James; Great Wall of China, The / Franz Kafka; Greek Interpreter, The / Arthur Conan Doyle; Green Tea / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu; Greenleaf / Flannery O'Connor; Greyhound People / Alice Adams; Guest, The / Albert Camus; Guests of the Nation / Frank O'Connor; Gun Shop, The / John Updike; Gusev / Anton Chekhov; Guy de Maupassant / Isaac Babel; Haircut / Ring Lardner; Hamlet of the Shchigrovsky District / Ivan Turgenev; Handsomest Drowned Man in the World, The / Gabriel Garcia Márquez; Happy August the Tenth / Tennessee Williams; Happy Autumn Fields, The / Elizabeth Bowen; Harmony / Ring Lardner; Headless Hawk, The / Truman Capote; Her First Ball / Katherine Mansfield; Her Table Spread / Elizabeth Bowen; Herakleitos / Guy Davenport; Herodias / Gustave Flaubert; Heroes in the Dark House, The / Benedict Kiely; Higgler, The / A.E. Coppard; Hills Like White Elephants / Ernest Hemingway; His Son, in His Arms, in Light, Aloft / Harold Brodkey; Hitchhiking Game, The / Milan Kundera; Hodel / Sholom Aleichem; Home / Jayne Anne Phillips; Horse and Two Goats, A / R.K. Narayan; Horse Dealer's Daughter, The / D.H. Lawrence; House in Turk Street, The / Dashiell Hammett; House with the Grape-vine, The / H.E. Bates; Housebreaker of Shady Hill, The / John Cheever; How Claeys Died / William Sansom; How I contemplated the world from the Detroit House of Correction and began my life over again / Joyce Carol Oates; How I Finally Lost My Heart / Doris Lessing; How It Was Done in Odessa / Isaac Babel; How Much Land Does a Man Need? / Leo Tolstoy; How the Devil Came Down Division Street / Nelson Algren; Hunger Artist, A / Franz Kafka; Hunter Gracchus, The / Franz Kafka; Hunting Season / Joanne Greenberg; I Look Out for Ed Wolfe / Stanley Elkin; I Stand Here Ironing / Tillie Olsen; I Want to Know Why / Sherwood Anderson; Ice House, The / Caroline Gordon; Ice Wagon Going Down the Street, The / Mavis Gallant; Icicle, The / Abram Tertz; Idiots First / Bernard Malamud; Idle Days on the Yann / Lord Dunsany; I'm a Fool / Sherwood Anderson; Imagination Dead Imagine / Samuel Beckett; Imagined Scenes / Ann Beattie; Impulse / Conrad Aiken; In Another Country / Ernest Hemingway; In Dreams Begin Responsibilities / Delmore Schwartz; In Greenwich There Are Many Gravelled Walks / Hortense Calisher; In the Cage / Henry James; In the Garden of the North American Martyrs / Tobias Wolff; In the Heart of the Heart of the Country / William H. Gass; In the Penal Colony / Franz Kafka; In the White Night / Ann Beattie; Indian Camp / Ernest Hemingway; Indian Uprising, The / Donald Barthelme; Indissoluble Matrimony / Rebecca West; Infant Prodigy, The / Thomas Mann; Innocence / Seán O'Faoláin; Instructions for John Howell / Julio Cortázar; Interest in Life, An / Grace Paley; Interlopers, The / Saki; Invisible Man, The / G.K. Chesterton; It May Never Happen / V.S. Pritchett; Ivy Day in the Committee Room / James Joyce; Ivy Gripped the Steps / Elizabeth Bowen; Jackals and Arabs / Franz Kafka; Jacklighting / Ann Beattie; Japanese Quince, The / John Galsworthy; Jean-ah Poquelin / George Washington Cable; Jewbird, The / Bernard Malamud; Jim Baker's Bluejay Yarn / Mark Twain; John Napper Sailing Through the Universe / John Gardner; Jolly Corner, The / Henry James; Jordan's End / Ellen Glasgow; Jorinda and Jorindel / Mavis Gallant; Josephine the Singer / Franz Kafka; Julia and the Bazooka / Anna Kavan; Keela, the Outcast Indian Maiden / Eudora Welty; Kepi, The / Colette; Kerchief, The / Shmuel Yosef Agnon; Killers, The / Ernest Hemingway; King Solomon / Isaac Rosenfeld; King's Indian, The / John Gardner; Kiss, The / Anton Chekhov; Kleist in Thun / Robert Walser; Kugelmass Episode, The / Woody Allen; Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District / Nikolai Leskov; Lady or the Tiger?, The / Frank R. Stockton; Lady with the Dog, The / Anton Chekhov; Lagoon, The / Joseph Conrad; Lamb to the Slaughter / Roald Dahl; Last Class, The / Alphonse Daudet; Last Mohican, The / Bernard Malamud; Laura / Saki; Leaning Tower, The / Katherine Anne Porter; Leaves / John Updike; Leaving the Yellow House / Saul Bellow; Lefty / Nikolai Leskov; Legal Aid / Frank O'Connor; Legend of St. Julian, Hospitaler, The / Gustave Flaubert; Legend of Sleepy Hollow, The / Washington Irving; Lenz / Georg Büchner; Lesson of the Master, The / Henry James; Library of Babel, The / Jorge Luis Borges; Lifeguard / John Updike; Life-Story / John Barth; Ligeia / Edgar Allan Poe; Lightning / Donald Barthelme; Like the Night / Alejo Carpentier; Lions, Harts, Leaping Does / J.F. Powers; Lispeth / Rudyard Kipling; Little Cloud, A / James Joyce; Little Herr Friedemann / Thomas Mann; Living Relic, A / Ivan Turgenev; Livingstone's Companions / Nadine Gordimer; Lodging for the Night, A / Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Volume 4. Loneliness of the Long-Distance Runner, The / Alan Sillitoe; Looking for Mr. Green / Saul Bellow; Loons, The / Margaret Laurence; Lost in the Funhouse / John Barth; Lottery, The / Shirley Jackson; Love Decoy, The / S.J. Perelman; Luck of Roaring Camp, The / Bret Harte; Lullaby / Leslie Marmon Silko; Lyubka the Cossack / Isaac Babel; Madame Tellier's Establishment / Guy de Maupassant; Madame Zilensky and the King of Finland / Carson McCullers; Magic Barrel, The / Bernard Malamud; Man in a Case, The / Anton Chekhov; Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg, The / Mark Twain; Man Who Invented Sin, The / Seán O'Faoláin; Man Who Was Almost a Man, The / Richard Wright; Man Who Would Be King, The / Rudyard Kipling; Ms. Found in a Bottle / Edgar Allan Poe; Many Are Disappointed / V.S. Pritchett; Mario and the Magician / Thomas Mann; Mark on the Wall, The / Virginia Woolf; Marquise of O --, The / Heinrich von Kleist; Masque of the Red Death, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Master and Man / Leo Tolstoy; Matryona's House / Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn; May Day / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Metamorphoses / John Cheever; Metamorphosis, The / Franz Kafka; Midsummer Night Madness / Seán O'Faoláin; Minister's Black Veil, The / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Miss Brill / Katherine Mansfield; Miss Ogilvy Finds Herself / Radclyffe Hall; Miss Tempy's Watchers / Sarah Orne Jewett; Mrs. Fortescue / Doris Lessing; Monkey, The / Isak Dinesen; Monster, The / Stephen Crane; Moon and Madness / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Moon Deluxe / Frederick Barthelme; Most Dangerous Game, The / Richard Connell; Mote in the Middle Distance, H*nry J*m*s, The / Max Beerbohm; Mountain Tavern, The / Liam O'Flaherty; Murders in the Rue Morgue, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Murke's Collected Silences / Heinrich Böll; My First Goose / Isaac Babel; My Kinsman, Major Molineux / Nathaniel Hawthorne; My Man Bovanne / Toni Cade Bambara; My Oedipus Complex / Frank O'Connor; My Side of the Matter / Truman Capote; My Warszawa / Joyce Carol Oates; Mysterious Kôr / Elizabeth Bowen; Mysterious Stranger, The / Mark Twain; Nairobi / Joyce Carol Oates; Nasty Story, A / Fyodor Dostoevski; National Honeymoon / Paul Horgan; Native of Winby, A / Sarah Orne Jewett; Necklace, The / Guy de Maupassant; Neighbor Rosicky / Willa Cather; Neighbors / Diane Oliver; Nevada Gas / Raymond Chandler; New Islands / Maria-Luisa Bombal; New Year's Eve Adventure, A / E.T.A. Hoffmann; Nightfall / Isaac Asimov; Night-Sea Journey / John Barth; Noon Wine / Katherine Anne Porter; Nose, The / Nikolai Gogol; Nun, The / Pedro Antonio de Alarcón; Nun's Mother, The / Mary Lavin; Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge, An / Ambrose Bierce; Odour of Chrysanthemums / D.H. Lawrence; Of This Time, Of That Place / Lionel Trilling; Official Position, An / W. Somerset Maugham; "Oh, Whistle, and I'll Come to You, My Lad" / M.R. James; Old Bird, The / J.F. Powers; Old Forest, The / Peter Taylor; Old Mortality / Katherine Anne Porter; Old Red / Caroline Gordon; Old Vemish / Barry Targan; Old Woman Magoun / Mary E. Wilkins Freeman; Old-World Landowners / Nikolai Gogol; On Account of a Hat / Sholom Aleichem; £1,000,000 Bank Note, The / Mark Twain; One of the Missing / Ambrose Bierce; One Ordinary Day, with Peanuts / Shirley Jackson; Open Boat, The / Stephen Crane; Open House / Nadine Gordimer; Open Window, The / Saki; Other Paris, The / Mavis Gallant; Other Two, The / Edith Wharton; Outcasts of Poker Flat, The / Bret Harte; Outpost of Progress, An / Joseph Conrad; Outside the Machine / Jean Rhys; Outstation, The / W. Somerset Maugham; Overcoat, The / Nikolai Gogol; Overcoat II, The / T. Coraghessan Boyle; Pacing Goose, The / Jessamyn West; Pale Horse, Pale Rider / Katherine Anne Porter; Paradise / Edna O'Brien; Paraguay / Donald Barthelme; Parker's Back / Flannery O'Connor; Parsley Garden, The / William Saroyan; Patriotism / Yukio Mishima; Paul's Case / Willa Cather; Peach Stone, The / Paul Horgan; Pearl, The / John Steinbeck; Peasant Marey, The / Fyodor Dostoevski; Pedersen Kid, The / William H. Gass; Pedestrian Accident, A / Robert Coover; Perfect Day for Bananafish, A / J.D. Salinger; Petrified Man / Eudora Welty; Piece of Steak, A / Jack London; Piece of String, The / Guy de Maupassant; Pierre Menard, Author of the Quixote / Jorge Luis Borges; Pigeon Feathers / John Updike; Pit and the Pendulum, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Pkhentz / Abram Tertz; Poet, The / Hermann Hesse; Portobello Road, The / Muriel Spark; Post Office, The / Liam O'Flaherty; Powerhouse / Eudora Welty; Prelude / Katherine Mansfield; Prince of Darkness / J.F. Powers; Private Domain / James Alan McPherson; Problem of Cell 13, The / Jacques Futrelle
  • Volume 5. Prussian Officer, The / D.H. Lawrence; Psychiatrist, The / Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis; Pupil, The / Henry James; Purloined Letter, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Queen of Spades, The / Alexander Pushkin; Ragman's Daughter, The / Alan Sillitoe; Raid, The / Leo Tolstoy; Rain / W. Somerset Maugham; Rainy Moon, The / Colette; Ram in the Thicket, The / Wright Morris; Ransom of Red Chief, The / O. Henry; Rappaccini's Daughter / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Rashōmon / Ryūnosuke Akutagawa; Real Thing, The / Henry James; Reasonable Facsimile, A / Jean Stafford; Recluse, A / Walter de la Mare; Red Leaves / William Faulkner; Red-Headed League, The / Arthur Conan Doyle; Rembrandt's Hat / Bernard Malamud; Report to an Academy, A / Franz Kafka; Resemblance Between a Violin Case and a Coffin, The / Tennessee Williams; Return of a Private, The / Hamlin Garland; Return of Chorb, The / Vladimir Nabokov; Revelation / Flannery O'Connor; Revenant, A / Walter de la Mare; Rich Boy, The / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Rip Van Winkle / Washington Irving; Rise of Maud Martha, The / Gwendolyn Brooks; Ritter Gluck / E.T.A. Hoffmann; Road to the Isles / Jessamyn West; Rocking-Horse Winner, The / D.H. Lawrence; Roman Fever / Edith Wharton; Rope / Katherine Anne Porter; Rosa / Cynthia Ozick; Rose for Emily, A / William Faulkner; Rose in the Heart of New York, A / Edna O'Brien; Rothschild's Fiddle / Anton Chekhov; Round by Round / Conrad Aiken; Sad Fate of Mr. Fox, The / Joel Chandler Harris; Sailor Off the Bremen / Irwin Shaw; Saint Augustine's Pigeon / Evan S. Connell, Jr.; Saint Marie / Louise Erdrich; Sanatorium Under the Sign of the Hourglass / Bruno Schulz; Sandman, The / E.T.A. Hoffmann; Saturday Night / James T. Farrell; Scandal in Bohemia, A / Arthur Conan Doyle; Scandalous Woman, A / Edna O'Brien; Scapegoat, The / Paul Laurence Dunbar; Schreuderspitze, The / Mark Helprin; Sculptor's Funeral, The / Willa Cather; Seaton's Aunt / Walter de la Mare; Secret Integration, The / Thomas Pynchon; Secret Life of Walter Mitty, The / James Thurber; Secret Sharer, The / Joseph Conrad; See the Moon? / Donald Barthelme; Shape of Light, A / William Goyen; Sheriff's Children, The / Charles Waddell Chesnutt; She-Wolf, The / Giovanni Verga; Shoemaker Arnold / Earl Lovelace; Short Friday / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber, The / Ernest Hemingway; Shot, The / Alexander Pushkin; Shower of Gold / Eudora Welty; Sick Call, A / Morley Callaghan; Sick Child, The / Colette; Silent Snow, Secret Snow / Conrad Aiken; Silver Dish, A / Saul Bellow; Silver Mine, The / Selma Lagerlöf; Simple Heart, A / Gustave Flaubert; Sisters, The / James Joyce; Sky is Gray, The / Ernest J. Gaines; Slide Area, The / Gavin Lambert; Small, Good Thing, A / Raymond Carver; Smallest Woman in the World, The / Clarice Lispector; Smell of Death and Flowers, The / Nadine Gordimer; Smiles of Konarak, The / George Dennison; Snake Charmer, The / Varlam Shalamov; Sniper, The / Liam O'Flaherty; Sniper, The / Alan Sillitoe; Snow-Storm, The / Leo Tolstoy; Soldier's Embrace, A / Nadine Gordimer; Soldier's Home / Ernest Hemingway; Some Like Them Cold / Ring Lardner; Some of Us Had Been Threatening Our Friend Colby / Donald Barthelme; Something Out There / Nadine Gordimer; Sonny's Blues / James Baldwin; Sorrow-Acre / Isak Dinesen; South, The / Jorge Luis Borges; Southern Thruway, The / Julio Cortázar; Spinoza of Market Street, The / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Split Cherry Tree / Jesse Stuart; Spotted Horses / William Faulkner; Spring Victory / Jesse Stuart; Sredni Vashtar / Saki; Station-master, The / Alexander Pushkin; Steppe, The / Anton Chekhov; Stick of Green Candy, A / Jane Bowles; Stone Boy, The / Gina Berriault; Storm, The / Kate Chopin; Story by Maupassant, A / Frank O'Connor; Story of an Hour, The / Kate Chopin; Story of My Dovecot, The / Isaac Babel; Story of Serapion, The / E.T.A. Hoffmann; Strange Ride of Morrowbie Jukes, The / Rudyard Kipling; Street of Crocodiles, The / Bruno Schulz; Strong Horse Tea / Alice Walker; Suicide Club, The / Robert Louis Stevenson; Summer Evening / Kay Boyle; Summer Night / Elizabeth Bowen; Summer of the Beautiful White Horse, The / William Saroyan; Sun / D.H. Lawrence; Supper at Elsinore, The / Isak Dinesen; Supremacy of the Hunza, The / Joanne Greenberg; Sur / Ursula K. Le Guin; Sweat / Zora Neale Hurston; Swimmer, The / John Cheever; Tables of the Law, The / William Butler Yeats; Tatuana's Tale / Miguel Ángel Asturias; Tell Me a Riddle / Tillie Olsen; Tell-Tale Heart, The / Edgar Allan Poe; Tender Shoot, The / Colette; Territory / David Leavitt
  • Volume 6. Thank You, M'am / Langston Hughes; That Evening Sun / William Faulkner; Theme of the Traitor and the Hero / Jorge Luis Borges; There Will Come Soft Raiins / Ray Bradbury; They / Rudyard Kipling; Third Bank of the River, The / João Guimarães Rosa; Third Prize, The / A.E. Coppard; This Way for the Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen / Tadeusz Borowski; Three Deaths / Leo Tolstoy; Three Hermits, The / Leo Tolstoy; Three-Day Blow, The / Ernest Hemingway; Thrown Away / Rudyard Kipling; Tickets, Please / D.H. Lawrence; Time the Tiger / Wyndham Lewis; Tlön, Uqbar, Orbis Tertius / Jorge Luis Borges; To Build a Fire / Jack London; Together and Apart / Virginia Woolf; Tommy / John Edgar Wideman; Tomorrow and Tomorrow and So Forth / John Updike; Tonio Kröger / Thomas Mann; Town and Country Lovers; Nadine Gordimer; Town Poor, The / Sarah Orne Jewett; Tree. A Rock. A Cloud., A / Carson McCullers; Tree of Knowledge, The / Henry James; Trifling Occurrence, A / Anton Chekhov; Tristan / Thomas Mann; Trumpet, The / Walter de la Mare; Truth and Lies / Reynolds Price; Twenty-six Men and a Girl / Maxim Gorky; Two Drovers, The / Sir Walter Scott; Two Elenas, The / Carlos Fuentes; Two Gallants / James Joyce; Two Little Soldiers / Guy de Maupassant; Two Lovely Beasts / Liam O'Flaherty; Typhoon / Joseph Conrad; Uncle / R.K. Narayan; Uncle Wiggily in Connecticut / J.D. Salinger; Under a Glass Bell / Anaïs Nin; Under the Rose / Thomas Pynchon; Unknown Masterpiece, The / Honoré de Balzac; Unmailed, Unwritten Letters / Joyce Carol Oates; Up the Bare Stairs / Seán O'Faoláin; Upon the Sweeping Flood / Joyce Carol Oates; Use of Force, The / William Carlos Williams; Veldt, The / Ray Bradbury; Venus, Cupid, Folly and Time / Peter Taylor; Vertical Ladder, The / William Sansom; Victrola / Wright Morris; Views of My Father Weeping / Donald Barthelme; Villon's Wife / Osamu Dazai; Visit of Charity, A / Eudora Welty; Visit to Grandmother, A / William Melvin Kelley; Viy / Nikolai Gogol; Waiting / Joyce Carol Oates; Wakefield / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Walk, The / Robert Walser; Wall, The / William Sansom; Wall, The / Jean-Paul Sartre; Walter Briggs / John Updike; Wanderers, The / Alun Lewis; War / Luigi Pirandello; Ward No. 6 / Anton Chekhov; Wash / William Faulkner; Watcher, The / Italo Calvino; Wet Saturday / John Collier; What Is the Connection Between Men and Women? / Joyce Carol Oates; When I Was Thirteen / Denton Welch; When the Light Gets Green / Robert Penn Warren; Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been? / Joyce Carol Oates; White Heron, A / Sarah Orne Jewett; White Horses of Vienna, The / Kay Boyle; White Nights / Fyodor Dostoevski; White Stocking, The / D.H. Lawrence; Whole Loaf, A / Shmuel Yosef Agnon; Whore of Mensa, The / Woody Allen; Why Don't You Dance? / Raymond Carver; Why I Live at the P.O. / Eudora Welty; Wide Net, The / Eudora Welty; Widow's Son, The / Mary Lavin; Wild Swans / Alice Munro; Will, The / Mary Lavin; Will You Please Be Quiet, Please? / Raymond Carver; William Wilson / Edgar Allan Poe; Willis Carr at Bleak House / David Madden; Willows, The / Algernon Blackwood; Wind and the Snow of Winter, The / Walter Van Tilburg Clark; Winter Dreams / F. Scott Fitzgerald; Winter Night / Kay Boyle; Winter: 1978 / Ann Beattie; Wireless / Rudyard Kipling; Wish House, The / Rudyard Kipling; Wissler Remembers / Richard Stern; Witch's Money / John Collier; Within and Without / Hermann Hesse; Woman at the Store, The / Katherine Mansfield; Woman Who Rode Away, The / D.H. Lawrence; Wonderful Tar-Baby Story, The / Joel Chandler Harris; Wondersmith, The / Fitz-James O'Brien; Work / David Plante; World According to Hsü, The / Bharati Mukherjee; World Ends, A / Wolfgang Hildesheimer; World of Apples, The / John Cheever; World of Stone, The / Tadeusz Borowski; Worn Path, A / Eudora Welty; Wrack / Donald Barthelme; Wunderkind / Carson McCullers; Yellow Woman / Leslie Marmon Silko; Yentl the Yeshiva Boy / Isaac Bashevis Singer; Yermolai and the Miller's Wife / Ivan Turgenev; Young Goodman Brown / Nathaniel Hawthorne; Youth / Joseph Conrad; Zulu and the Zeide, The / Dan Jacobson; Bibliography
Control code
ocm14188955
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
10 volumes (xvi, 4337, cxiii)
Isbn
9780893564612
Lccn
86022025
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)14188955

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