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Title Short stories for students. Volume 12 [Gale Virtual Reference Library electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Jennifer Smith, project editor.

Publication Info. Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, 2001.
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
"ISSN 1092-7735."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Vol. 12: The beginning of Homewood - John Edgar Wideman -- Debbie and Julie - Doris Lessing -- The Erlking - Angela Carter -- The feathered ogre - Italo Calvino -- Fountains in the rain - Yukio Mishima -- Goodbye, Columbus - Philip Roth -- Heart of darkness - Joseph Conrad -- Kew Gardens - Virginia Woolf -- Leaving the yellow house - Saul Bellow -- The lesson - Toni Cade Bambara -- The metamorphosis - Franz Kafka -- The pagan rabbi - Cynthia Ozick -- The Spinoza of Market Street - Isaac Bashevis Singer -- Suspicion - Dorothy L. Sayers -- That evening sun - William Faulkner -- What we talk about when we talk about love - Raymond Carver.
Access For reference use only; cannot be checked out.
Summary Presents vital information on the most-studied short stories at the high school and early-college levels. Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
Original Version Original: 340 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Subject Wideman, John Edgar. Beginning of Homewood.
Lessing, Doris, 1919-2013. Debbie and Julie.
Carter, Angela, 1940-1992. Erlking.
Calvino, Italo. Feathered ogre.
Mishima, Yukio, 1925-1970. Fountains in the rain.
Roth, Philip. Goodbye, Columbus.
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924. Heart of darkness.
Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941. Kew Gardens.
Bellow, Saul. Leaving the yellow house.
Bambara, Toni Cade. Lesson.
Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924. Verwandlung. English.
Ozick, Cynthia. Pagan rabbi.
Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904-1991. Spinoza of Market Street.
Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorthy Leigh), 1893-1957. Suspicion.
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962. That evening sun.
Carver, Raymond, 1938-1988. What we talk about when we talk about love.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Short story.
Carver, Raymond B. What we talk about when we talk about love.
Added Author Smith, Jennifer, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414428239 (electronic book)
1414428235 (electronic book)
9780787642648
0787642649
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