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The Penguin Book of American Short Stories

by James Cochrane

Other authors: Sherwood Anderson (Contributor), Ambrose Bierce (Contributor), Truman Capote (Contributor), Willa Cather (Contributor), Stephen Crane (Contributor)14 more, 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)

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A collection of twenty-one stories from America, a nation which has always been particularly at home with this form, and which has produced many of its masters. It includes stories by Poe, James and Hemingway, along with those ranging from Washington Irving to John Updike, via Ambrose Bierce, Willa Cather and Bernard Malamud.… (more)
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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
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Anderson, SherwoodContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bierce, AmbroseContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Capote, TrumanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Cather, WillaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Crane, StephenContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Faulkner, WilliamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Harte, BretContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Hemingway, ErnestContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Henry, O.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Irving, WashingtonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
James, HenryContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lardner, RingContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
London, JackContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Malamud, BernardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Poe, Edgar AllanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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A collection of twenty-one stories from America, a nation which has always been particularly at home with this form, and which has produced many of its masters. It includes stories by Poe, James and Hemingway, along with those ranging from Washington Irving to John Updike, via Ambrose Bierce, Willa Cather and Bernard Malamud.

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