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Representative American short stories

Representative American short stories

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston, New York, Chicago, Atlanta, San Francisco, Dallas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories, American.

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    Other titlesAmerican short stories.
    Statementedited by Alexander Jessup.
    ContributionsChambers, Robert W. 1865-1933., Chester, George Randolph, 1869-1924., Cobb, Irvin S. 1876-1944., Deland, Margaret Wade Campbell, 1857-1945., Dobie, Charles Caldwell, 1881-1943., Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945., Gerould, Katharine Fullerton, 1879-1944., Hawthorne, Julian, 1846-1934., Henry, O., 1862-1910., Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920., Jessup, Alexander, b. 1871., London, Jack, 1876-1916., Mitchell, S. Weir 1829-1914., Norris, Frank, 1870-1902., Post, Melville Davisson, 1871-1930., Steele, Wilbur Daniel, 1886-1970., Wister, Owen, 1860-1938., Allyn and Bacon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1.J499 Re
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxviii, [2], 974, 209, [1] p. (last p. blank), [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages974
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22913378M
    LC Control Number23008528

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