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The Resource The treasury of English short stories, selected and with an introduction by Nancy Sullivan

The treasury of English short stories, selected and with an introduction by Nancy Sullivan

Label
The treasury of English short stories
Title
The treasury of English short stories
Statement of responsibility
selected and with an introduction by Nancy Sullivan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sullivan, Nancy
Index
index present
LC call number
PR1309.S5
LC item number
S84 1985
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • -1400
  • 1661?-1731
  • 1672-1729
  • 1672-1719
  • 1770-1835
  • 1771-1832
  • 1771-1832
  • 1810-1865
  • 1811-1863
  • 1812-1870
  • 1814-1873
  • 1815-1882
  • 1824-1889
  • 1840-1928
  • 1841-1922
  • 1850-1894
  • 1854-1900
  • 1857-1924
  • 1859-1930
  • 1865-1936
  • 1866-1946
  • 1867-1933
  • 1870-1916
  • 1873-1956
  • 1874-1965
  • 1878-1957
  • 1882-1941
  • 1882-1941
  • 1884-1941
  • 1885-1930
  • 1888-1957
  • 1888-1923
  • 1893-
  • 1894-1963
  • 1896-1984
  • 1899-1973
  • 1900-
  • 1900-
  • 1903-
  • 1903-1966
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Defoe, Daniel
  • Steele, Richard
  • Addison, Joseph
  • Hogg, James
  • Scott, Walter
  • Scott, Walter
  • Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn
  • Thackeray, William Makepeace
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Le Fanu, Joseph Sheridan
  • Trollope, Anthony
  • Collins, Wilkie
  • Hardy, Thomas
  • Hudson, W. H.
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis
  • Wilde, Oscar
  • Conrad, Joseph
  • Doyle, Arthur Conan
  • Kipling, Rudyard
  • Wells, H. G.
  • Galsworthy, John
  • Saki
  • De la Mare, Walter
  • Maugham, W. Somerset
  • Coppard, A. E.
  • Joyce, James
  • Woolf, Virginia
  • Walpole, Hugh
  • Lawrence, D. H.
  • Cary, Joyce
  • Mansfield, Katherine
  • Warner, Sylvia Townsend
  • Huxley, Aldous
  • O'Flaherty, Liam
  • Bowen, Elizabeth
  • O'Faoláin, Seán
  • Pritchett, V. S.
  • Callaghan, Morley
  • O'Connor, Frank
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, English
  • Short stories, English
  • Short stories, English
  • Short stories, Commonwealth (English)
Label
The treasury of English short stories, selected and with an introduction by Nancy Sullivan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Contents
The reeve's tale / Geoffrey Chaucer ; translated into modern prose by R.M. Lumiansky -- The apparition of Mrs. Veal / Daniel Defoe -- The wedding of Jenny Distaff / Richard Steele -- A story of an heir / Joseph Addison -- The mysterious bride / James Hogg -- The tapestried chamber or The lady in the sacque / Sir Walter Scott -- The half-brothers / Elizabeth Gaskell -- Snobs and marriage / William Makepeace Thackeray -- The boots at the Holly-Tree Inn / Charles Dickens -- The white cat of Drumgunniol/ J.S. Le Fanu -- Returning home / Anthony Trollope -- The dead hand / Wilkie Collins -- A tradition of eighteen hundred and four / Thomas Hardy -- The story of a piebald horse / W.H. Hudson -- A lodging for the night / Robert Louis Stevenson -- The birthday of the Infanta / Oscar Wilde -- Il conde / Joseph Conrad -- The new catacomb / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle -- Mary Postgate / Rudyard Kipling -- Mr. Brisher's treasure / H.G. Wells -- The broken boot / John Galsworthy -- Tobermory / Saki -- The creatures / Walter de la Mare -- The colonel's lady / W. Somerset Maugham -- Arabesque--the mouse / A.E. Coppard -- The boarding house / James Joyce -- The duchess and the jeweller / Virginia Woolf -- Bachelors / Hugh Walpole -- The Prussian officer / D.H. Lawrence -- New women / Joyce Cary -- Bliss / Katherine Mansfield -- Idenborough / Sylvia Townsend -- Fard / Aldous Huxley -- Spring sowing / Liam O'Flaherty -- Hand in glove / Elizabeth Bowen -- Sinners / Sean O'Faolain -- The spree / V.S. Pritchett -- A wedding-dress / Morley Callaghan -- Judas / Frank O'Connor -- A drink in the passage / Alan Paton -- Mortmain / Graham Greene -- The spring hat / H.E. Bates -- Under the banyan tree / R.K. Narayan -- The old man / Daphne du Maurier -- Eterna / Mary Lavin -- Willy-Wagtails by moonlight / Patrick White -- The true story / Dylan Thomas -- Royal jelly / Roald Dahl -- The fathers' daughters / Muriel Spark -- Two potters / Doris Lessing -- The confirmation suit / Brendan Behan -- Native country / Nadine Gordimer -- Prizes / Janet Frame -- Timoshenko / Iain Crichton Smith -- The ballroom of romance / William Trevor -- A day in the country / Dan Jacobson -- Weekend / Shirley Hazzard -- Prue / Alice Munro -- Legend for a painting / Julia O'Faolain -- Threnody / Fay Weldon -- Cords / Edna O'Brien -- Rape fantasies / Margaret Atwood -- The courtship of Mr. Lyon / Angela Carter -- Secrets / Bernard MacLaverty -- Night in Tunisia / Neil Jordan
Control code
ocm11346441
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxii, 672 p.
Isbn
9780385185387
Lccn
84024647
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 465486
  • 00005045
Label
The treasury of English short stories, selected and with an introduction by Nancy Sullivan
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Contents
The reeve's tale / Geoffrey Chaucer ; translated into modern prose by R.M. Lumiansky -- The apparition of Mrs. Veal / Daniel Defoe -- The wedding of Jenny Distaff / Richard Steele -- A story of an heir / Joseph Addison -- The mysterious bride / James Hogg -- The tapestried chamber or The lady in the sacque / Sir Walter Scott -- The half-brothers / Elizabeth Gaskell -- Snobs and marriage / William Makepeace Thackeray -- The boots at the Holly-Tree Inn / Charles Dickens -- The white cat of Drumgunniol/ J.S. Le Fanu -- Returning home / Anthony Trollope -- The dead hand / Wilkie Collins -- A tradition of eighteen hundred and four / Thomas Hardy -- The story of a piebald horse / W.H. Hudson -- A lodging for the night / Robert Louis Stevenson -- The birthday of the Infanta / Oscar Wilde -- Il conde / Joseph Conrad -- The new catacomb / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle -- Mary Postgate / Rudyard Kipling -- Mr. Brisher's treasure / H.G. Wells -- The broken boot / John Galsworthy -- Tobermory / Saki -- The creatures / Walter de la Mare -- The colonel's lady / W. Somerset Maugham -- Arabesque--the mouse / A.E. Coppard -- The boarding house / James Joyce -- The duchess and the jeweller / Virginia Woolf -- Bachelors / Hugh Walpole -- The Prussian officer / D.H. Lawrence -- New women / Joyce Cary -- Bliss / Katherine Mansfield -- Idenborough / Sylvia Townsend -- Fard / Aldous Huxley -- Spring sowing / Liam O'Flaherty -- Hand in glove / Elizabeth Bowen -- Sinners / Sean O'Faolain -- The spree / V.S. Pritchett -- A wedding-dress / Morley Callaghan -- Judas / Frank O'Connor -- A drink in the passage / Alan Paton -- Mortmain / Graham Greene -- The spring hat / H.E. Bates -- Under the banyan tree / R.K. Narayan -- The old man / Daphne du Maurier -- Eterna / Mary Lavin -- Willy-Wagtails by moonlight / Patrick White -- The true story / Dylan Thomas -- Royal jelly / Roald Dahl -- The fathers' daughters / Muriel Spark -- Two potters / Doris Lessing -- The confirmation suit / Brendan Behan -- Native country / Nadine Gordimer -- Prizes / Janet Frame -- Timoshenko / Iain Crichton Smith -- The ballroom of romance / William Trevor -- A day in the country / Dan Jacobson -- Weekend / Shirley Hazzard -- Prue / Alice Munro -- Legend for a painting / Julia O'Faolain -- Threnody / Fay Weldon -- Cords / Edna O'Brien -- Rape fantasies / Margaret Atwood -- The courtship of Mr. Lyon / Angela Carter -- Secrets / Bernard MacLaverty -- Night in Tunisia / Neil Jordan
Control code
ocm11346441
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxii, 672 p.
Isbn
9780385185387
Lccn
84024647
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 465486
  • 00005045

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