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The Treasury of English Short Stories

by Nancy Sullivan (Editor)

Other authors: Joseph Addison (Contributor), Margaret Atwood (Contributor), Seán Ó Faoláin (Contributor), H.E. Bates (Contributor), Brendan Behan (Contributor)60 more, Elizabeth Bowen (Contributor), Morley Callaghan (Contributor), Angela Carter (Contributor), Joyce Cary (Contributor), Geoffrey Chaucer (Contributor), Wilkie Collins (Contributor), Joseph Conrad (Contributor), A. E. Coppard (Contributor), Roald Dahl (Contributor), Walter de la Mare (Contributor), Daniel Defoe (Contributor), Charles Dickens (Contributor), Arthur Conan Doyle (Contributor), Daphne du Maurier (Contributor), Janet Frame (Contributor), John Galsworthy (Contributor), Elizabeth Gaskell (Contributor), Nadine Gordimer (Contributor), Graham Greene (Contributor), Thomas Hardy (Contributor), Shirley Hazzard (Contributor), James Hogg (Contributor), W. H. Hudson (Contributor), Aldous Huxley (Contributor), Dan Jacobson (Contributor), Neil Jordan (Contributor), James Joyce (Contributor), Rudyard Kipling (Contributor), Mary Lavin (Contributor), D.H. Lawrence (Contributor), J. Sheridan Le Fanu (Contributor), Doris Lessing (Contributor), Bernard MacLavert (Contributor), Katherine Mansfield (Contributor), W. Somerset Maugham (Contributor), Alice Munro (Contributor), R. K. Narayan (Contributor), Edna O'Brien (Contributor), Frank O'Connor (Contributor), Julia O'Faolain (Contributor), Liam O'Flaherty (Contributor), Alan Paton (Contributor), V.S. Pritchett (Contributor), Saki (Contributor), Sir Walter Scott (Contributor), Iain Crichton Smith (Contributor), Muriel Spark (Contributor), Richard Steele (Contributor), Robert Louis Stevenson (Contributor), William Makepeace Thackeray (Contributor), Dylan Thomas (Contributor), William Trevor (Contributor), Anthony Trollope (Contributor), Hugh Walpole (Contributor), Sylvia Townsend Warner (Contributor), Fay Weldon (Contributor), H. G. Wells (Contributor), Patrick White (Contributor), Oscar Wilde (Contributor), Virginia Woolf (Contributor)

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A collection of outstanding short fiction by more than sixty authors from the British Commonwealth features the work of Graham Greene, D.H. Lawrence, Virginia Woolf, Nadine Gordimer, James Joyce, Dylan Thomas, Somerset, Maugham, and others.
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Ó Faoláin, SeánContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Behan, BrendanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bowen, ElizabethContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Callaghan, MorleyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Chaucer, GeoffreyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Collins, WilkieContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Conrad, JosephContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Coppard, A. E.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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de la Mare, WalterContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Defoe, DanielContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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A collection of outstanding short fiction by more than sixty authors from the British Commonwealth features the work of Graham Greene, D.H. Lawrence, Virginia Woolf, Nadine Gordimer, James Joyce, Dylan Thomas, Somerset, Maugham, and others.

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Contains: The Reeve's Tale / Geoffrey Chaucer --
The Apparition of Mrs. Veal / Daniel Defoe --
The Wedding of Jenny Distaff / Richard Steele --
A Story of an Heir / Joseph Addison --
The Mysterious Bride / James Hogg --
The Tapestried Chamber or The Lady in the Sacque / Sir Walter Scott --
The Half-Brothers / Elizabeth Gaskell --
Snobs and Marriage / William Makepeace Thackeray --
The Boots at the Holly-Tree Inn / Charles Dickens --
The White Cat of Drumgunniol / J.S. Le Fanu --
Returning Home / Anthony Trollope --
The Dead Hand / Wilkie Collins --
A Tradition of Eighteen Hundred and Four / Thomas Hardy --
The Story of a Piebald Horse / W.H. Hudson --
A Lodging for the Night / Robert Louis Stevenson --
The Birthday of the Infanta / Oscar Wilde --
Il Conde / Joseph Conrad --
The New Catacomb / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle --
Mary Postgate / Rudyard Kipling --
Mr. Brisher's Treasure / H.G. Wells --
The Broken Boot / John Galsworthy --
Tobermory / Saki (H.H. Munro) --
The Creatures / Walter de la Mare --
The Colonel's Lady / W. Somerset Maugham --
Arabesque- The Mouse / A.E. Coppard --
The Boarding House / James Moyce --
The Duchess and the Jeweller / Virginia Woolf --
Bachelors / Hugh Walpole --
The Prussian Officer / D.H. Lawrence --
New Women / Joyce Cary --
Bliss / Katherine Mansfield --
Idenborough / Sylvia Townsend Warner --
Fard / Aldous Huxley --
Spring Sowing / Liam O'Flaherty --
Hand in Glove / Elizabeth Bowen --
Sinners / Sean O'Faolain --
The Spree / V.S. Pritchett --
A Wedding-Dress / Morley Callaghan --
Judas / Frank O'Connor --
A Drink in the Passage / Alan Paton --
Mortmain / Graham Greene --
The Spring Hat / H.E. Bates --
Under the Banyan Tree / R.K. Narayan --
The Old Man / Daphne du Maurier --
Eterna / Mary Lavin --
Willy-Wagtails by Moonlight / Patrick White --
The True Story / Dylan Thomas --
Royal Jelly / Roald Dahl --
The Fathers' Daughters / Muriel Spark --
Two Potters / Doris Lessing --
The Confirmation Suit / Brendan Behan --
Native Country / Nadine Gordimer --
Prizes / Janet Frame --
Timoshenko / Iain Crichton Smith --
The Ballroom of Romance / William Trevor --
A Day in the Country / Dan Jacobson --
Weekend / Shirley Hazzard --
Prue / Alice Munro --
Legend for a Painting / Julia O'Faolain --
Threnody / Fay Weldon --
Cords / Edna O'Brien --
Rape Fantasies / Margaret Atwood --
The Courtship of Mr. Lyon / Angela Carter --
Secrets / Bernard MacLaverty --
Night in Tunisia / Neil Jordan.
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