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The World of the Short Story: A 20th Century Collection

by Clifton Fadiman (Editor)

Other authors: Ivo Andrić (Contributor), Isaac Babel (Contributor), Donald Barthelme (Contributor), Max Beerbohm (Contributor), Tadeusz Borowski (Contributor)16 more, Kay Boyle (Contributor), Dino Buzzati (Contributor), Raymond Carver (Contributor), Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (Contributor), Julio Cortázar (Contributor), Mavis Gallant (Contributor), Yuri Kazakov (Contributor), Mary Lavin (Contributor), Aníbal Monteiro Machado (Contributor), Yukio Mishima (Contributor), Flannery O'Connor (Contributor), John O'Hara (Contributor), Horacio Quiroga (Contributor), William Sansom (Contributor), Jean Stafford (Contributor), Eudora Welty (Contributor)

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  Shonamarie | May 23, 2016 |
Sixty-two stories from sixteen countries. The editior, Clifton Fadiman, was a New Yorker book reviewer and has been a literary critic since 1931. Stories chosen are more unusual selections from "moderns" to current day.
  MarieTea | Apr 28, 2012 |
Kafka, Faulkner, Greene, Capote... around 60 authors in all... a very representative collection... ( )
  BooksForDinner | Oct 3, 2011 |
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Fadiman, CliftonEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Andrić, IvoContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Babel, IsaacContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Barthelme, DonaldContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Beerbohm, MaxContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Borowski, TadeuszContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Boyle, KayContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Buzzati, DinoContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Carver, RaymondContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Colette, Sidonie-GabrielleContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Cortázar, JulioContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gallant, MavisContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kazakov, YuriContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lavin, MaryContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Machado, Aníbal MonteiroContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Mishima, YukioContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
O'Connor, FlanneryContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
O'Hara, JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Quiroga, HoracioContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sansom, WilliamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Stafford, JeanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Welty, EudoraContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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