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Title Short stories for students. Volume 41 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Matthew Derda, project editor
Published Farmington Hills, Michigan : Gale, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 317 pages) : illustrations
Series Gale virtual reference library
Contents Afterward / Edith Wharton -- Back windows / Louisa May Alcott -- Bang-bang you're dead / Muriel Spark -- The beautiful people / Charles Beaumont -- Brothers are the same / Beryl Markham -- The facts behind the Helsinki roccamatios / Yann Martel -- Haircut / Ring Lardner -- Hamadi / Naomi Shihab Nye -- The isabel fish / Julie Orringer -- Man from the south / Roald Dahl -- The nightingale and the rose / Oscar Wilde -- Parker's back / Flannery O'Connor -- The problem of cell 13 / Jacques Futrelle -- A turn with the sun / John Knowles
Summary Provides critical overviews of short stories from all cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the story's cultural and historical significance
Notes "ISSN 1092-7735."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888. Black windows
Beaumont, Charles, 1929-1967. Beautiful people
Dahl, Roald. Man from the south.
Futrelle, Jacques, 1875-1912. Problem of cell 13
Knowles, John, 1926-2001. Turn with the sun
Lardner, Ring, 1885-1933. Haircut
Markham, Beryl. Brothers are the same
Martel, Yann. Facts behind Helsinki roccamatios
Nye, Naomi Shihab. Hamadi
O'Connor, Flannery. Parker's back
Orringer, Julie. Isabel fish
Spark, Muriel. Bang-bang you're dead
Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937. Afterward
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900. Nightingale and the rose.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Short story.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Short story.
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Derda, Matthew, editor.
ISBN 1573023256