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Short Fiction: Shape and Substance

by William Harwood Peden (Editor)

Other authors: Sherwood Anderson (Contributor), Louis Auchincloss (Contributor), James Baldwin (Contributor), J.G. Ballard (Contributor), H.E. Bates (Contributor)26 more, Ambrose Bierce (Contributor), John Cheever (Contributor), Anton Chekhov (Contributor), A.E. Coppard (Contributor), Julio Cortázar (Contributor), Stephen Crane (Contributor), Ward Dorrance (Contributor), William Faulkner (Contributor), Nicolai Gogol (Contributor), Nathaniel Hawthorne (Contributor), Ernest Hemingway (Contributor), Langston Hughes (Contributor), James Joyce (Contributor), Franz Kafka (Contributor), D.H. Lawrence (Contributor), Jack London (Contributor), Katherine Mansfield (Contributor), Flannery O'Connor (Contributor), Frank O'Connor (Contributor), Edgar Allan Poe (Contributor), Katherine Anne Porter (Contributor), V.S. Pritchett (Contributor), William Sansom (Contributor), William Saroyan (Contributor), Isaac Bashevis Singer (Contributor), William Styron (Contributor)

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Peden, William HarwoodEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Anderson, SherwoodContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Auchincloss, LouisContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Baldwin, JamesContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ballard, J.G.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bates, H.E.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bierce, AmbroseContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Cheever, JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Chekhov, AntonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Coppard, A.E.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Cortázar, JulioContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Crane, StephenContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dorrance, WardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Faulkner, WilliamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gogol, NicolaiContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hawthorne, NathanielContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hemingway, ErnestContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hughes, LangstonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Joyce, JamesContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kafka, FranzContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lawrence, D.H.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
London, JackContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Mansfield, KatherineContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
O'Connor, FlanneryContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
O'Connor, FrankContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Poe, Edgar AllanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Porter, Katherine AnneContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Pritchett, V.S.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sansom, WilliamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Saroyan, WilliamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Singer, Isaac BashevisContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Styron, WilliamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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  • The minister's black veil / Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • The man of the crowd / Edgar Allan Poe
  • The overcoat / Nicolai Gogol
  • A horseman in the sky / Ambrose Bierce
  • The lady with the dog / Anton Chekhov
  • An episode of war / Stephen Crane
  • Sophistication / Sherwood Anderson
  • To build a fire / Jack London
  • The field of mustard / A.E. Coppard
  • The dead / James Joyce
  • Jackals and Arabs / Franz Kafka
  • The rocking-horse winner / D.H. Lawrence
  • Bliss / Katherine Mansfield
  • The circus / Katherine Anne Porter
  • Barn Burning / William Faulkner
  • Today is Friday / Ernest Hemingway
  • The saint / V.S. Pritchett
  • Who's passing for who / Langston Hughes
  • My Oedipus complex / Frank O'Connor
  • The Devil on a hot afternoon / Ward Dorrance
  • The black wedding / I.B. Singer
  • The frontier / H.E. Bates
  • The fifty-yard dash / William Saroyan
  • A game of billiards / William Sansom
  • Goodbye, my brother / John Cheever
  • End of the game / Julio Cortázar
  • Greg's peg / Louis Auchincloss
  • Going to meet the man / James Baldwin
  • A good man is hard to find / Flannery O'Connor
  • The long march / William Styron
  • Manhole 69 / J.G. Ballard
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