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Title Short stories for students. Volume 35 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Sara Constantakis, project editor ; foreword by Thomas E. Barden
Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2012]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 332 pages) : illustrations
Series Gale virtual reference library
Contents The birth-mark / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- Cat in the rain / Ernest Hemingway -- Gentleman of Rio en Medio / Juan A.A. Sedillo -- Home / Gwendolyn Brooks -- The homecoming stranger / Bei Dao -- Hunters in the snow / Tobias Wolff -- In a grove / Ryunosuke Akutagawa -- The law of life / Jack London -- Mista Courifer / Adelaide Casely-Hayford -- The outlaws / Selma Lagerlof -- A pair of silk stockings / Kate Chopin -- A shocking accident / Graham Greene -- The street of the Canon / Josephina Niggli -- A sunrise on the veld / Doris Lessing
Summary Presents vital information on the most-studied short stories at the high school and early-college levels. Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
SUBJECT Beidao, 1949- Homecoming stranger
Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke, 1892-1927. Yabu no naka. English.
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000. Home
Casely-Hayford, Adelaide. Mista Courifer
Chopin, Kate, 1850-1904. Pair of silk stockings
Greene, Graham, 1904-1991. Shocking accident.
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. Birthmark.
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961. Cat in the rain
Lagerlöf, Selma, 1858-1940. Outlaws
Lessing, Doris, 1919-2013. Sunrise on the veld
London, Jack, 1876-1916. Law of life
Niggli, Josephina, 1910-1983. Street of the Canon
Sedillo, Juan A. A., 1902-1982. Gentleman of Rio en Medio
Wolff, Tobias, 1945- Hunters in the snow
Birthmark (Hawthorne, Nathaniel) fast
Yabu no naka (Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke) 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 Barden, Thomas E.
Constantakis, Sara, editor.
ISBN 1414487436