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Title Short stories for students. Volume 25 [Gale EBooks electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Ira Mark Milne, project editor ; foreword by Thomas E. Barden.

Publication Info. Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2007]
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1092-7735."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Brownies - ZZ Packer -- Caroline's wedding - Edwidge Danticat -- The diamond as big as the Ritz - F. Scott Fitzgerald -- A girl like Phyl - Patricia Highsmith -- The girls - Joy Williams -- Here's your hat what's your hurry - Elizabeth McCracken -- Last night - James Salter -- A nurse's story - Peter Baida -- Perfection - Mark Helprin -- The price of eggs in China - Don Lee -- The rememberer - Aimee Bender -- The shell collector - Anthony Doerr -- Trick or treat - Padgett Powell -- What I saw from where I stood - Marisa Silver.
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.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web.
Original Version Original: xviii, 336 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Packer, ZZ. Brownies.
Danticat, Edwidge, 1969- Caroline's wedding.
Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940. Diamond as big as the Ritz.
Highsmith, Patricia, 1921-1995. Girl like Phyl.
Williams, Joy, 1944- Girls.
McCracken, Elizabeth. Here's your hat what's your hurry.
Salter, James. Last night.
Baida, Peter. Nurse's story.
Helprin, Mark. Perfection.
Lee, Don, 1959- Price of eggs in China.
Bender, Aimee. Rememberer.
Doerr, Anthony, 1973- Shell collector.
Powell, Padgett. Trick or treat.
Silver, Marisa. What I saw from where I stood.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Short story.
Added Author Milne, Ira Mark, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414432717 (electronic book)
1414432712 (electronic book)
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