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The World's Greatest Short Stories


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The World's Greatest Short Stories - Daley, James (Editor)
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Wonderfully wide-ranging and enjoyable, this outstanding collection features short stories by great 19- and 20th-century writers from America, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Western Europe. Included are Hemingway's A Clean, Well-Lighted Place, in which two waiters and a lonely customer in a Spanish cafe confront the concept of nothingness; A & P, John Updike's most anthologized story and one of his most popular; Borges and I, typical Jorge Luis Borges -- imaginative, philosophical, and mysterious; as well as short ...

The World's Greatest Short Stories 2006, Dover Publications, Mineola, NY

ISBN-13: 9780486447162

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