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Title Short stories for students. Volume 43 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Matthew Derda, project editor ; foreword by Thomas E. Barden
Published Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, Cengage Learning, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 336 pages) : illustrations (some color), portraits
Series Gale virtual reference library
Contents Blackness / Jamaica Kincaid -- Diary of a madman / Nikolay Gogol -- The dream of a ridiculous man / Fyodor Dostoyevsky -- Emmy / Jessie Redmon Fauset -- The fat of the land / Anzia Yezierska -- The fly / Katherine Mansfield -- The moonlit road / Ambrose Bierce -- Open secrets / Alice Ann Munro -- Railroad standard time / Frank Chin -- Refuge in London / Ruth Prawer Jhabvala -- The secret of cartwheels / Patricia Henley -- Sinking house / T. Coraghessan Boyle -- Sweetheart of the song Tra Bong / Tim O'Brien -- The Zahir / Jorge Luis Borges
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
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Bierce, Ambrose, 1842-1914? Moonlit road.
Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986. Zahir
Boyle, T. Coraghessan. Sinking house
Chin, Frank, 1940- Railroad standard time
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881. Son smeshnogo cheloveka. English.
Fauset, Jessie Redmon. Emmy
Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich, 1809-1852. Zapiski sumasshedshego. English.
Henley, Patricia. Secret of cartwheels
Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer, 1927-2013. Refuge in London
Kincaid, Jamaica. Blackness
Mansfield, Katherine, 1888-1923. Fly
Munro, Alice, 1931- Open secrets
O'Brien, Tim, 1946- Sweetheart of the song Tra Bong
Yezierska, Anzia, 1880?-1970. Fat of the land
Son smeshnogo cheloveka (Dostoyevsky, Fyodor)
Zapiski sumasshedshego (Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich)
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 Barden, Thomas E., writer of supplementary textual content.
Derda, Matthew, editor.
ISBN 1410315940