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The Resource 100 great short stories, (electronic resource)

100 great short stories, (electronic resource)

Label
100 great short stories
Title
100 great short stories
Title variation
One hundred great short stories
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This treasury of one hundred tales offers students and other readers of short fiction a splendid selection of stories by masters of the form. Contributors from around the world include Edgar Allan Poe, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Guy de Maupassant, Charles Dickens, Anton Chekhov, Mark Twain, Saki, Luigi Pirandello, Kate Chopin, and Ring Lardner. The stories, which are arranged chronologically, begin with tales by Daniel Defoe ("The Apparition of Mrs. Veal, " 1705), Benjamin Franklin ("Alice Addertongue, " 1732), and Washington Irving ("The Devil and Tom Walker, " 1824). Highlights from the nineteenth century include Ivan Turgenev's "The District Doctor" (1852), Sarah Orne Jewett's "A White Heron" (1886), Thomas Hardy's "Squire Petrick's Lady" (1891), and Rudyard Kipling's "Wee Willie Winkie" (1899). From the twentieth century come James Joyce's "Araby" (1914), Franz Kafka's "The Judgment" (1916), Virginia Woolf's "The Mark on the Wall" (1921), "The Broken Boot" (1923) by John Galsworthy, and many others
Member of
Cataloging source
CtWfDGI
Dewey number
  • 808.83/1
  • 808.83/1
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6120.2
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Daley, James
Series statement
Dover thrift editions
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Short stories
Label
100 great short stories, (electronic resource)
Link
http://lanepl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/MDAwMDE4LTE1Mjk3NTQw
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Control code
frd904425411
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access limited to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780486803289
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unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780486803289
  • (Sirsi) b1421568
System details
System requirements: Adobe Digital editions
Label
100 great short stories, (electronic resource)
Link
http://lanepl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/MDAwMDE4LTE1Mjk3NTQw
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Control code
frd904425411
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access limited to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780486803289
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780486803289
  • (Sirsi) b1421568
System details
System requirements: Adobe Digital editions

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