Book Reviews of The World of the Short Story: A 20th Century Collection

The World of the Short Story: A 20th Century Collection
The World of the Short Story A 20th Century Collection
Author: Clifton Fadiman (Editor)
ISBN-13: 9780395368053
ISBN-10: 0395368057
Publication Date: 1986
Pages: 847
Rating:
  • Currently 4.4/5 Stars.
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4.4 stars, based on 7 ratings
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
Book Type: Hardcover
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This collection of short stories contains sixty-two stories from
sixteen countries and the authors range from the century's beginning, such as Somerset Maugham and D. H. Lawrence to such present day authors as Ann Beattie, and Raymond Carver. It is a rich collection
sure to give much enjoyment.
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The modern canon of the short story is magnificently displayed in this selection from the world's best offerings in the 20th century.