Coverart for item
The Resource The Treasury of American short stories, selected and with an introduction by Nancy Sullivan

The Treasury of American short stories, selected and with an introduction by Nancy Sullivan

Label
The Treasury of American short stories
Title
The Treasury of American short stories
Statement of responsibility
selected and with an introduction by Nancy Sullivan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DMM
Index
index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1783-1859
  • 1804-1864
  • 1809-1849
  • 1819-1891
  • 1836-1902
  • 1842-1914?
  • 1843-1916
  • 1849-1909
  • 1851-1904
  • 1862-1910
  • 1862-1937
  • 1871-1900
  • 1871-1945
  • 1873-1947
  • 1876-1941
  • 1876-1916
  • 1889-1973
  • 1890-1980
  • 1893-1967
  • 1894-1961
  • 1896-1940
  • 1897-1962
  • 1899-1961
  • 1902-
  • 1905-1970
  • 1908-1981
  • 1909-2001
  • 1912-1972
  • 1913-1966
  • 1917-1967
  • 1917-
  • 1916-1965
  • 1919-
  • 1923-
  • 1924-1987
  • 1924-1984
  • 1925-
  • 1925-
  • 1927-
  • 1927-
  • 1934-2014
  • 1935-
  • 1938-
  • 1943-2016
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sullivan, Nancy
  • Irving, Washington
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Melville, Herman
  • Harte, Bret
  • Bierce, Ambrose
  • James, Henry
  • Jewett, Sarah Orne
  • Chopin, Kate
  • Henry, O.
  • Wharton, Edith
  • Crane, Stephen
  • Dreiser, Theodore
  • Cather, Willa
  • Anderson, Sherwood
  • London, Jack
  • Aiken, Conrad
  • Porter, Katherine Anne
  • Parker, Dorothy
  • Thurber, James
  • Fitzgerald, F. Scott
  • Faulkner, William
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Boyle, Kay
  • O'Hara, John
  • Jacobsen, Josephine
  • Saroyan, William
  • Welty, Eudora
  • Calisher, Hortense
  • Cheever, John
  • Garrigue, Jean
  • Schwartz, Delmore
  • Ellison, Ralph
  • Malamud, Bernard
  • Bellow, Saul
  • McCullers, Carson
  • Powers, J. F.
  • Jackson, Shirley
  • Taylor, Peter
  • Mayhall, Jane
  • Paley, Grace
  • Vonnegut, Kurt
  • Hoffmann, A. C.
  • Baldwin, James
  • Capote, Truman
  • Filer, Tom
  • Hawkes, John
  • O'Connor, Flannery
  • Potter, Nancy A. J
  • Harnack, Curtis
  • Merwin, W. S.
  • Barth, John
  • Barthelme, Donald
  • Updike, John
  • Roth, Philip
  • Roth, Philip
  • Baraka, Amiri
  • Allen, Woody
  • Edson, Russell
  • Oates, Joyce Carol
  • McPherson, James Alan
  • Williams, Joy
  • Beattie, Ann
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Short stories, American
Label
The Treasury of American short stories, selected and with an introduction by Nancy Sullivan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: Garden City, N.Y : Doubleday, c1981
  • Includes index
Contents
The legend of Sleepy Hollow / Washington Irving -- Rappaccini's daughter / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- Ligeia / Edgar Allan Poe -- Bartleby the scrivener / Herman Melville -- The 1,000,000 bank-note / Mark Twain -- The gentleman of La Porte / Bret Harte -- A horseman in the sky / Ambrose Bierc e -- The real thing / Henry James -- The Hilton's holiday / Sarah Orne Jewett -- A shameful affair / Kate Chopin -- The world and the door / O. Henry -- After Holbein / Edith Wharton -- The bride comes to Yellow Sky / Stephen Crane -- The lost Phoebe / Theodore Dreiser -- Neighbour Rosicky / Willa Cather -- The egg / Sherwood Anderson -- The god of his fathers / Jack London -- Life isn't a short story / Conrad Aiken -- The grave / Katherine Anne Porter -- You were perfectly fine / Dorothy Parker -- The secret life of Walter Mitty / James Thurber -- The baby party / F. Scott Fitzgerald -- That evening sun / William Faulkner -- The light of the world / Ernest Hemingway -- Nothing ever breaks except the heart / Kay Boyle -- One for the road / John O'Hara -- A walk with Raschid / Josephine Jacobsen -- The daring young man on the flying trapeze / William Saroyan -- A worn path / Eudora Welty -- The night club in the woods / Hortense Calisher -- Torch song / John Cheever -- The snowfall / Jean Garrigue -- In dreams begin responsibilities / Delmore Schwartz -- King of the bingo game / Ralph Ellison -- Black is my favorite color / Bernard Malamud -- A silver dish / Saul Bellow -- The jockey / Carson McCullers -- The valiant woman / J. F. Powers -- The lottery / Shirley Jackson -- Three heroines / Peter Taylor -- An old-fashioned story / Jane Mayhall -- A conversation with my father / Grace Paley -- Welcome to the monkey house / Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. -- Happy families / A. C. Hoffmann -- Sonny's blues / James Baldwin -- Children on their birthdays / Truman Capote -- The last voyage / Tom Filer -- The grandmother / John Hawkes -- Parker's back / Flannery O'Connor -- Light timber / Nancy Potter -- Voice of the town / Curtis Harnack -- Sand / W. S. Merwin -- Lost in the funhouse / John Barth -- Concerning the bodyguard / Donald Barthelme -- The Bulgarian poetess / John Updike -- "I always wanted you to admire my fasting" ; or, Looking at Kafja / Philip Roth -- The screamers / LeRoi Jones -- The Kugelmass episode / Woody Allen -- A man who writes / Russell Edson -- In the region of ice / Joyce Carol Oates -- A matter of vocabulary / James Alan McPherson -- The farm / Joy Williams -- A reasonable man / Ann Beattie
Control code
ocm22135616
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 748 p.
Isbn
9780880295123
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 66354
  • 00021072
Label
The Treasury of American short stories, selected and with an introduction by Nancy Sullivan
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: Garden City, N.Y : Doubleday, c1981
  • Includes index
Contents
The legend of Sleepy Hollow / Washington Irving -- Rappaccini's daughter / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- Ligeia / Edgar Allan Poe -- Bartleby the scrivener / Herman Melville -- The 1,000,000 bank-note / Mark Twain -- The gentleman of La Porte / Bret Harte -- A horseman in the sky / Ambrose Bierc e -- The real thing / Henry James -- The Hilton's holiday / Sarah Orne Jewett -- A shameful affair / Kate Chopin -- The world and the door / O. Henry -- After Holbein / Edith Wharton -- The bride comes to Yellow Sky / Stephen Crane -- The lost Phoebe / Theodore Dreiser -- Neighbour Rosicky / Willa Cather -- The egg / Sherwood Anderson -- The god of his fathers / Jack London -- Life isn't a short story / Conrad Aiken -- The grave / Katherine Anne Porter -- You were perfectly fine / Dorothy Parker -- The secret life of Walter Mitty / James Thurber -- The baby party / F. Scott Fitzgerald -- That evening sun / William Faulkner -- The light of the world / Ernest Hemingway -- Nothing ever breaks except the heart / Kay Boyle -- One for the road / John O'Hara -- A walk with Raschid / Josephine Jacobsen -- The daring young man on the flying trapeze / William Saroyan -- A worn path / Eudora Welty -- The night club in the woods / Hortense Calisher -- Torch song / John Cheever -- The snowfall / Jean Garrigue -- In dreams begin responsibilities / Delmore Schwartz -- King of the bingo game / Ralph Ellison -- Black is my favorite color / Bernard Malamud -- A silver dish / Saul Bellow -- The jockey / Carson McCullers -- The valiant woman / J. F. Powers -- The lottery / Shirley Jackson -- Three heroines / Peter Taylor -- An old-fashioned story / Jane Mayhall -- A conversation with my father / Grace Paley -- Welcome to the monkey house / Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. -- Happy families / A. C. Hoffmann -- Sonny's blues / James Baldwin -- Children on their birthdays / Truman Capote -- The last voyage / Tom Filer -- The grandmother / John Hawkes -- Parker's back / Flannery O'Connor -- Light timber / Nancy Potter -- Voice of the town / Curtis Harnack -- Sand / W. S. Merwin -- Lost in the funhouse / John Barth -- Concerning the bodyguard / Donald Barthelme -- The Bulgarian poetess / John Updike -- "I always wanted you to admire my fasting" ; or, Looking at Kafja / Philip Roth -- The screamers / LeRoi Jones -- The Kugelmass episode / Woody Allen -- A man who writes / Russell Edson -- In the region of ice / Joyce Carol Oates -- A matter of vocabulary / James Alan McPherson -- The farm / Joy Williams -- A reasonable man / Ann Beattie
Control code
ocm22135616
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 748 p.
Isbn
9780880295123
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 66354
  • 00021072

Library Locations

    • MCML CB Stewart Library - MontgomeryBorrow it
      202 Bessie Price Owen Drive, Montgomery, TX, 77356, US
      30.393393 -95.69149
Processing Feedback ...