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Title Short stories for students. Volume 21 [Gale EBooks electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Ira Mark Milne and Timothy Sisler, project editors.

Publication Info. Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2005]
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1092-7735."
Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, criticism, sources, and further reading.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Arabian nights - Richard Burton -- Boule de suif - Guy de Maupassant -- Conscience of the court - Zora Neale Hurston -- Crazy Sunday - F. Scott Fitzgerald -- Eyes of a blue dog - Gabriel Garcia Marquez -- Gorilla, my love - Toni Cade Bambara -- Greyhound people - Alice Adams -- If you sing like that for me - Akhil Sharma -- In the zoo - Jean Stafford -- The Kugelmass episode - Woody Allen -- No. 44, the mysterious stranger - Mark Twain -- "Repent, harlequin!" said the ticktockman - Harlan Ellison -- Rikki-Tikki-Tavi - Rudyard Kipling -- Think of England - Peter Ho Davies.
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: xx, 325 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890. Arabian nights.
Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893. Boule de Suif.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Conscience of the court.
Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940. Crazy Sunday.
Garc̕a M̀rquez, Gabriel, 1928- Eyes of a blue dog.
Bambara, Toni Cade. Gorilla, my love.
Adams, Alice, 1926-1999. Greyhound people.
Sharma, Akhil, 1971- If you sing like that for me.
Stafford, Jean, 1915-1979. In the zoo.
Allen, Woody, 1935-. Kugelmass episode.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. No. 44, the mysterious stranger.
Ellison, Harlan. "Repent, harlequin!" said the ticktockman.
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. Rikki-tikki-tavi.
Davies, Peter Ho, 1966- Think of England.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Short story.
Added Author Milne, Ira Mark, editor.
Sisler, Timothy, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414405735 (electronic book)
1414405731 (electronic book)
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