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Fifty Great American Short Stories

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Fifty Great American Short Stories 

Mass Market Paperback – August 1, 1984

Gathers classic short stories by such authors as Washington Irving, Edgar Allen Poe, Edith Wharton, Mark Twain, Henry James, O. Henry, Jack London, Dorothy Parker, James Agee, and John Updike

A brilliant, far-reaching collection of stories from Washington Irving to John Updike.

The Classic Stories
Edgar Allan Poe’s Ms. Found in a Bottle 
Bret Harte’s The Outcasts of Poker Flat 
Sherwood Anderson’s Death in the Woods
Stephen Vincent Benét’s By the Waters of Babylon

The Great Writers
Melville 
James 
Dreiser 
Faulkner 
Hemingway 
Steinbeck
McCullers

The Little-Known Masterpieces
Edith Wharton’s The Dilettante
Finley Peter Dunne’s Mr. Dooley on the Popularity of Fireman
Charles M. Flandrau’s A Dead Issue
James Reid Parker’s The Archimandrite’s Niece

Product details

  • Mass Market Paperback: 672 pages
  • Publisher: Bantam Classics (August 1, 1984)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0553272942
  • ISBN-13: 978-0553272949
  • Product Dimensions: 4.2 x 1.1 x 6.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 10.6 ounces