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The Story and its writer

an introduction to short fiction
  • 845 Pages
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Bedford Books of St. Martin"s Press , Boston, MA
Short stories., Short s
Statementedited by Ann Charters.
ContributionsCharters, Ann.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN6120.2 .S85 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 845 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2223180M
ISBN 100312032412
LC Control Number89061414

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Martin's include The American Short Story and Its Writer, and Literature and Its Writers, co-edited with Samuel : Bedford/St. Martin's. Bedford Books of St Martin's Press BOSTON. CONTENTS PREFACE v Introduction THE STORY AND ITS WRITER Part One STORIES CHINUA ACHEBE Civil Peace 10 RELATED COMMENTARY Chinua Achebe An Image of Africa Conrad s Heart of Darkness ALICE ADAMS The Last Lovely City 14 JACK AGUEROS Dominoes 26 Size: KB.

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The story and its writer by Ann Charters,Bedford/St. Martin's edition, in English - 5th ed. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xx, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Introduction: Story and its writer --Stories: Civil peace / Chinua Achebe --Lone Ranger and Tonto fistfight in heaven / Sherman Alexie --Act of vengeance / Isabel Allende --Hands / Sherwood Anderson --Happy endings / Margaret Atwood --Sonny's blues /.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xix, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Part I: Stories --The Lone Ranger and Tonto fistfight in heaven / Sherman Alexie --An act of vengeance / Isabelle Allende --Hands / Sherwood Anderson --Happy Endings / Margaret Atwood --Sonny's blues / James Baldwin --The lesson / Toni Cade Bambara --Black .The Story and Its Writer: An Introduction to Short Fiction (Paperback) Book listings on our website do not always reflect the current availability of books on our store shelves.

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