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Title Short stories for students. Volume 16 [Gale Virtual Reference Library electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / David Galens, project editor.

Publication Info. Detroit, Mich. : Gale, 2002.
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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. 16: The birds - Daphne du Maurier -- Black is my favorite color - Bernard Malamud -- Dharma - Vikram Chandra -- The diamond mine - Willa Cather -- The gold of Tomas Vargas - Isabel Allende -- He - Katherine Anne Porter -- Henne fire - Isaac Bashevis Singer -- The invalid's story - Mark Twain -- Kitchen - Banana Yoshimoto -- Menagerie, a child's fable - Charles Johnson -- The purloined letter - Edgar Allan Poe -- Rip Van Winkle - Washington Irving -- Rules of the game - Amy Tan -- The woman who came at six o'clock - Gabriel Garcia Marquez.
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: 321 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Subject DuMaurier, Daphne, Dame, 1907-1989. Birds.
Malamud, Bernard. Black is my favorite color.
Chandra, Vikram. Dharma.
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947. Diamond mine.
Allende, Isabel. Gold of Tomas Vargas.
Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980. He.
Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904-1991. Henne fire.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Invalid's story.
Yoshimoto, Banana, 1964-Kitchen.
Johnson, Charles, 1948- Menagerie, a child's fable.
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849. Purloined letter.
Irving, Washington, 1783-1859. Rip Van Winkle.
Tan, Amy. Rules of the game.
García Márquez, Gabriel, 1927-2014. Woman who came at six o'clock.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Short story.
Added Author Galens, David, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414428277 (electronic book)
1414428278 (electronic book)
9780787642686
0787642681
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