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An edition of Studies in the short story (1949)

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Sloane Associates
Language
English
Pages
479

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Studies in the short story
1957-07, Dryden Press
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Cover of: Studies in the short story
Studies in the short story
1949, William Sloane Associates
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Studies in the short story
1949, Sloane Associates
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1949-01-01, Sloane Associates

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Table of Contents

I. The first three levels of reading : reading for plot, character, emotional effect. The most dangerous game / Richard Connell ; The lovely leave / Dorothy Parker ; Ida M'Toy / Eudora Welty ; The lament / Anton Chekhov
II. The fourth level of reading : reading for theme. The price of the head / John Russell ; The dry rock / Irwin Shaw
III. The true and the false : an exercise in comparison and criticism. A double-dyed deceiver / O. Henry ; The necklace / Guy De Maupassant
IV. Theme and the individual artist. The leader of the people / John Steinbeck ; The garden party / Katherine Mansfield ; The killers / Ernest Hemingway
V. The approach to theme. A. Theme and plot. The murder on Jefferson Street / Dorothy Canfield
B. Theme and character. The girl / Meridel Le Sueur ; Old Red / Caroline Gordon ; The new dress / Virginia Woolf ; Rain / Somerset Maugham
C. Symbolism. Mr. Arcularis / Conrad Aiken ; The chink and the child / Thomas Burke
D. Fantasy. Adam and Eve and pinch me / A.E. Coppard
VI. Stories for final analysis. The gentleman from San Francisco / Ivan Bunin ; The long sheet / William Sansom ; In the penal colony / Franz Kafka
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Edition Notes

Copyright Date
1949

Classifications

Library of Congress
PZ1.J2 St

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Format
Library Binding
Pagination
xiii, 479 p.
Number of pages
479

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Open Library
OL6061213M
Internet Archive
studiesinshortst0000unse
LCCN
49048156
OCLC/WorldCat
1193089
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62138316

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