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The Oxford Book Of English Short Stories

The Oxford Book of English Short Stories PDF
Author: A. S. Byatt
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Release: 2009-03
ISBN: 9780199561605
Size: 59.53 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 439
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The Oxford Book Of English Short Stories

by A. S. Byatt, The Oxford Book Of English Short Stories Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Oxford Book Of English Short Stories books, The Oxford Book of English Short Stories celebrates the excellences of the English short story. The thirty-seven stories featured here are selected from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, by authors ranging from Dickens, Trollope, and Hardy to J. G. Ballard, Angela Carter, and Ian McEwan. They pack together comedy and tragedy, farce and delicacy, elegance and the grotesque, with language as various as the subject-matter.



The Oxford Book Of English Short Stories

The Oxford Book of English Short Stories PDF
Author: Antonia Susan Byatt
Publisher: Paw Prints
Release: 2002
ISBN: 9781435297821
Size: 35.85 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 480
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The Oxford Book Of English Short Stories

by Antonia Susan Byatt, The Oxford Book Of English Short Stories Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Oxford Book Of English Short Stories books, A collection of thirty-seven short stories by English writers covers a wide range of subjects, by such diverse authors as D.H. Lawrence, Virginia Woolf, J.G. Ballard, and Thomas Hardy.



The Oxford Book Of Latin American Short Stories

The Oxford Book of Latin American Short Stories PDF
Author: Roberto Gonzalez Echevarria
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Release: 1999-07-15
ISBN: 0195130855
Size: 60.10 MB
Format: PDF
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 481
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The Oxford Book Of Latin American Short Stories

by Roberto Gonzalez Echevarria, The Oxford Book Of Latin American Short Stories Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Oxford Book Of Latin American Short Stories books, This collection brings together 53 stories that span the history of Latin American literature and represent the most dazzling achievements in the form. It covers the entire history of Latin American short fiction, from the colonial period to present.



The Oxford Book Of Canadian Short Stories In English

The Oxford Book of Canadian Short Stories in English PDF
Author: Margaret Atwood
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Release: 1988
ISBN:
Size: 37.38 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Category : Canada
Languages : en
Pages : 436
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The Oxford Book Of Canadian Short Stories In English

by Margaret Atwood, The Oxford Book Of Canadian Short Stories In English Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Oxford Book Of Canadian Short Stories In English books, In choosing stories for this companion volume to The Oxford Book of Canadian Verse, Margaret Atwood and Robert 4Weaver have combined their different but complementary experiences of the Canadian short story and their extensive knowledge of the genre. Margaret Atwood is one of Canada's leadingshort-story writers. Besides her famous novels, she has published two collections, Dancing Girls and Bluebeard's Egg, that contain some of the most widely anthologized modern Canadian stories. Robert Weaver has edited ten anthologies, and has encouraged many young writers who are now wellknown.



The Oxford Book Of New Zealand Short Stories

The Oxford Book of New Zealand Short Stories PDF
Author: Vincent O'Sullivan
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Release: 1994
ISBN: 9780195582918
Size: 72.59 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Category : Literary Collections
Languages : en
Pages : 450
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The Oxford Book Of New Zealand Short Stories

by Vincent O'Sullivan, The Oxford Book Of New Zealand Short Stories Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Oxford Book Of New Zealand Short Stories books, This anthology presents 50 stories by over 40 of New Zealand's best writers. Nineteenth-century writing, which is largely unknown, is represented by Clara Cheeseman and G B Lancaster, as well as by the more familiar Lady Barker and itinerant Henry Lawson. In the early twentieth century Katherine Mansfield is followed by Greville Texidor as well as Frank Sargeson and Dan Davin. The middle years of the century exhibit a flowering of talent. Janet Frame, Maurice Duggan, and Maurice Geeare all fine practitioners of the genre, while Witi Ihimaera and Patricia Grace are the strong voices of Maori writing. The past dozen or so years have seen an explosion of new writing, with talents as diverse as Owen Marshall, Keri Hulme, Barbara Anderson, and Peter Wells. The selection provides an introduction to New Zealand short fiction that readers interestd in the new literatures in English will find stimulating and surprising. The stories are accompanied by brief biographical notes and a glossary of Maori words.



The New Oxford Book Of Canadian Short Stories In English

The New Oxford Book of Canadian Short Stories in English PDF
Author: Margaret Atwood
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Release: 1997
ISBN: 9780195412208
Size: 67.98 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 462
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The New Oxford Book Of Canadian Short Stories In English

by Margaret Atwood, The New Oxford Book Of Canadian Short Stories In English Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The New Oxford Book Of Canadian Short Stories In English books, The Canadian short story - widely recognized as a distinctive and unusually strong genre in the creative literature of the country - was celebrated in 1986 with the publication of The Oxford Book of Canadian Short Stories in English. Published to great acclaim, the original collection has been a great commercial success. It is here revised and updated to reflect the increasing diversity of the genre, and the growing reputation of a new generation of writers. Of the original inclusions, eight were dropped and thirteen replaced. Eighteen writers (among them Margaret Atwood, Matt Cohen, Timothy Findley, W.P. Kinsella, and Audrey Thomas) are represented by different stories. Writers appearing for the first time include Caroline Adderson, Ann Copeland, Bonnie Burnard, Cynthia Flood, Barbara Gowdy, Thomas King, Rohinton Mistry, Diane Schoemperlen, and Linda Svendsen.



The Oxford Book Of Irish Short Stories

The Oxford Book of Irish Short Stories PDF
Author: William Trevor
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Release: 2001
ISBN:
Size: 27.99 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 567
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The Oxford Book Of Irish Short Stories

by William Trevor, The Oxford Book Of Irish Short Stories Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Oxford Book Of Irish Short Stories books, Ireland has long been a nation of story-tellers. What began as a lively form of entertainment has grown into an unrivalled literary genre.Although Ireland may mourn the loss of the seanchai, the old hearthside story-teller, the Irish art of story-telling is by no means lost. This varied anthology traces the development of the Irish short story from the early folk-tales of the oral tradition through Oliver Goldsmith, Maria Edgeworth,James Joyce, and Liam O'Flaherty, and on to the rising stars of the modern generation, such as Bernard Mac Laverty and Desmond Hogan.



The Oxford Book Of Urdu Short Stories

The Oxford Book of Urdu Short Stories PDF
Author: Amina Azfar
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Release: 2015-02-01
ISBN: 9780199064670
Size: 10.47 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Category : Literary Collections
Languages : en
Pages : 350
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The Oxford Book Of Urdu Short Stories

by Amina Azfar, The Oxford Book Of Urdu Short Stories Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Oxford Book Of Urdu Short Stories books, Some of the best Urdu short stories, from the earliest to contemporary works, come together in this anthology; all in brand new translations. Some of the stories included here are available in different anthologies in other translations, but there are also several that have been translated for the first time, specifically for this volume. The book demonstrates the range of the genre in Urdu.



The Oxford Book Of Caribbean Short Stories

The Oxford Book of Caribbean Short Stories PDF
Author: Stewart Brown
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Release: 2001
ISBN: 9780192802293
Size: 32.47 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Category : Literary Collections
Languages : en
Pages : 476
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The Oxford Book Of Caribbean Short Stories

by Stewart Brown, The Oxford Book Of Caribbean Short Stories Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Oxford Book Of Caribbean Short Stories books, The Caribbean is the source of one of the richest, most accessible, and yet technically adventurous traditions of contemporary world literature. This collection extends beyond the realm of English-speaking writers, to include stories published in Spanish, French, and Dutch. It brings together contributions from major figures such as V. S. Naipaul, and Gabriel Garcia Marquez, and work from the exciting new generation of Caribbean writers represented by Edwidge Danticat, and Jamaica Kincaid.



The Oxford Book Of French Canadian Short Stories

The Oxford Book of French Canadian Short Stories PDF
Author: Richard Teleky
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Release: 1983
ISBN:
Size: 43.98 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Category : Psychology
Languages : en
Pages : 268
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The Oxford Book Of French Canadian Short Stories

by Richard Teleky, The Oxford Book Of French Canadian Short Stories Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Oxford Book Of French Canadian Short Stories books, Short stories ranging from the nineteenth century to the 1980s portray the social life of the French-speaking regions of Canada