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40 Short Stories : A Portable Anthology,9780312413057

40 Short Stories : A Portable Anthology

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2nd
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9780312413057

ISBN10:
031241305X
Format:
Trade Paper
Pub. Date:
7/5/2004
Publisher(s):
Bedford/St. Martin's
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Summary

Gathering forty important short stories in a portable and economical format, the second edition includes even more of the fiction instructors want to teach and more of the help student readers need.

Author Biography

BEVERLY LAWN (Ph.D. SUNY-Stony Brook), professor of English at Adelphi University, has taught introductory fiction courses since 1969. Editor of two previous textbooks, The Short Story: 30 Masterpieces and Literature: 150 Masterpieces, she is the author of Throat of Feathers, a book of poems.

Table of Contents

Preface for Instructors v
NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE
Young Goodman Brown
1(13)
EDGAR ALLAN POE
The Cask of Amontillado
14(7)
HERMAN MELVILLE
Bartleby, the Scrivener
21(34)
GUY DE MAUPASSANT
The Necklace
55(8)
KATE CHOPIN
The Story of an Hour
63(3)
ANTON CHEKHOV
The Lady with the Dog
66(16)
CHARLOTTE PERKINS GILMAN
The Yellow Wallpaper
82(16)
STEPHEN CRANE
The Open Boat
98(23)
WILLA CATHER
Paul's Case
121(19)
JAMES JOYCE
Araby
140(6)
FRANZ KAFKA
The Metamorphosis
146(44)
D.H. LAWRENCE
The Horse Dealer's Daughter
190(16)
KATHERINE ANNE PORTER
The Jilting of Granny Weatherall
206(9)
F. SCOTT FITZGERALD
Winter Dreams
215(21)
WILLIAM FAULKNER
Barn Burning
236(17)
ERNEST HEMINGWAY
Hills Like White Elephants
253(5)
JOHN STEINBECK
The Chrysanthemums
258(11)
EUDORA WELTY
A Worn Path
269(8)
TILLIE OLSEN
I Stand Here Ironing
277(8)
RALPH ELLISON
Battle Royal
285(14)
GRACE PALEY
A Conversation with My Father
299(5)
JAMES BALDWIN
Sonny's Blues
304(30)
FLANNERY O'CONNOR
Everything That Rises Must Converge
334(15)
YUSUF IDRIS
The Chair Carrier
349(5)
GABRIEL GARCIA MÁRQUEZ
A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings
354(7)
ALICE MUNRO
How I Met My Husband
361(17)
JOHN UPDIKE
A & P
378(7)
BESSIE HEAD
Woman from America
385(3)
RAYMOND CARVER
Cathedral
388(15)
JOYCE CAROL OATES
Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?
403(16)
TONI CADE BAMBARA
The Lesson
419(8)
ALICE WALKER
Everyday Use
427(9)
TIM O'BRIEN
The Things They Carried
436(17)
JAMAICA KINCAID
Girl
453(2)
HARUKI MURAKAMI
The Seventh Man
455(13)
AMY TAN
Two Kinds
468(11)
SANDRA CISNEROS
The House on Mango Street
479(2)
LORRIE MOORE
How to Become a Writer
481(7)
SHERMAN ALEXIE
The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven
488(7)
JHUMPA LAHIRI
Interpreter of Maladies
495(20)
Biographical Notes on the Authors 515(20)
Glossary of Literary Terms 535(8)
Index of Authors and Titles 543


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