Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

The Penguin Book of American Short Stories…

The Penguin Book of American Short Stories (1969)

by James Cochrane, Sherwood Anderson (Contributor), Ambrose Bierce (Contributor), Truman Capote (Contributor), Willa Cather (Contributor)15 more, Stephen Crane (Contributor), William Faulkner (Contributor), F. Scott Fitzgerald (Contributor), Bret Harte (Contributor), Nathaniel Hawthorne (Contributor), Ernest Hemingway (Contributor), O. Henry (Contributor), Washington Irving (Contributor), Henry James (Contributor), Ring Lardner (Contributor), Jack London (Contributor), Bernard Malamud (Contributor), Herman Melville (Contributor), Edgar Allan Poe (Contributor), Mark Twain (Contributor)

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
133190,390 (3.7)1



Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 1 mention

Legend of Sleepy Hollow/Washington Irving, Young Goodman Brown/Nathaniel Hawthorne, Fall of the House of Usher/Edgar Allan Poe, Bartleby/Herman Melville, Man the Corrupted Hadleyburg/Mark Twain, Outcasts of Poker Flat/Francis Bret Harte, One of the Missing/Ambrose Bierce, The Real Thing/Henry James, An Unfinished Story/O. Henry, Bride Comes to Yellow Sky/Stephen Crane, Neighbor Rosicky/Willa Cather, To Build a Fire/Jack London, Death in the Woods/Sherwood Anderson, Who Dealt?/Ring Lardner, Flowering Judas/Katherine Anne Porter, The Rich Boy/F. Scott Fitzgerald, Delta Autumn/William Faulkner, The Battler/Ernest Hemingway, The Jewbird/Bernard Malamud, Children on their Birthdays/Truman Capote, Wife-Wooing/John Updike
  lulaa | May 12, 2014 |
no reviews | add a review

» Add other authors (1 possible)

Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
James Cochraneprimary authorall editionscalculated
Anderson, SherwoodContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Bierce, AmbroseContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Capote, TrumanContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Cather, WillaContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Crane, StephenContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Faulkner, WilliamContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Fitzgerald, F. ScottContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Harte, BretContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Hawthorne, NathanielContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Hemingway, ErnestContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Henry, O.Contributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Irving, WashingtonContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
James, HenryContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Lardner, RingContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
London, JackContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Malamud, BernardContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Melville, HermanContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Poe, Edgar AllanContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Twain, MarkContributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
First words
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English


Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

No library descriptions found.

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
1 avail.1 pay

Popular covers


Average: (3.7)
3 2
3.5 1
4 1
5 1

Penguin Australia

An edition of this book was published by Penguin Australia.

» Publisher information page

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.


You are using the new servers! | About | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 116,937,844 books! | Top bar: Always visible