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Title Short stories for students. Volume 7 [Gale Virtual Reference Library electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Ira Mark Milne, project editor.

Publication Info. Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, 2000.
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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. 7: The blues I'm playing - Langston Hughes -- The Canterville ghost - Oscar Wilde -- The cask of Amontillado - Edgar Allan Poe -- The daffodil sky - H.E. Bates -- Girl - Jamaica Kincaid -- A hunger artist - Franz Kafka -- The life you save may be your own - Flannery O'Conner -- The man that corrupted Hadleyburg - Mark Twain -- The management of grief - Bharati Mukherjee -- The minister's black veil - Nathaniel Hawthorne -- Neighbour Rosicky - Willa Cather -- The overcoat - Nikolai Gogol -- Raymond's Run - Toni Cade Bambara -- Roman fever - Edith Wharton -- The stone boy - Gina Berriault -- To build a fire - Jack London -- Waldo - Robert A. Heinlein.
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: 399 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Subject Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967. Blues I'm playing.
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900. Canterville ghost.
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849. Cask of Amontillado.
Bates, H. E. (Herbert Ernest), 1905-1974. Daffodil sky.
Kincaid, Jamaica. Girl.
Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924. Hunger artist.
O'Conner, Flannery. Life you save may be your own.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Man that corrupted Hadleyburg.
Mukherjee, Bharati, 1942- Management of grief.
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. Minister's black veil.
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947. Neighbour Rosicky.
Gogol, Nikolai Vasilevich, 1809-1852. Overcoat.
Bambara, Toni Cade. Raymond's Run.
Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937. Roman fever.
Berriault, Gina. Stone boy.
London, Jack, 1876-1916. To build a fire.
Heinlein, Robert A. (Robert Anson), 1907-1988. Waldo.
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 9781414428185 (electronic book)
1414428189 (electronic book)
9780787636074
078763607X
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