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Title Short stories for students. Volume 29 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Sara Constantakis, project editor
Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 333 pages) : illustrations
Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
Contents Aunty Misery / by Judith Ortiz Cofer -- B. Wordsworth / by V.S. Naipaul -- The censors / by Luisa Valenzuela -- Contents of the dead man's pocket / by Jack Finney -- Dog star / by Arthur C. Clarke -- The doll's house / by Katherine Mansfield -- Forty-five a month / by R.K. Narayan -- The grasshopper and the bell cricket / by Yasunari Kawabata -- Ha'penny / by Alan Paton -- The pit and the pendulum / by Edgar Allan Poe -- A problem / by Anton Chekhov -- Suzy and Leah / by Jane Yolen -- Thank you, ma'm / by Langston Hughes -- Where have you gone charming Billy? / by Tim O'Brien
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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904. Problem
Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008. Dog star
Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952- Aunty Misery
Finney, Jack. Contents of the dead man's pocket
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967. Thank you, ma'm
Kawabata, Yasunari, 1899-1972. Grasshopper and the bell cricket
Mansfield, Katherine, 1888-1923. Doll's house
Naipaul, V. S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad), 1932- B. Wordsworth
Narayan, R. K., 1906-2001. Forty-five a month
O'Brien, Tim, 1946- Where have you gone charming Billy?
Paton, Alan. Ha'penny
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849. Pit and the pendulum.
Valenzuela, Luisa, 1938- Short stories. Selections. English & Spanish.
Yolen, Jane. Suzy and Leah
SUBJECT Pit and the pendulum (Poe, Edgar Allan) fast
Subject 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 Constantakis, Sara.
ISBN 1414449607