Reflecting the variety of modern Spanish literature, these stories range from the sharp insights of Gabriel Garc?a Marquez''s "Mar?a dos Prazeres" to Isabel Allende''s powerful evocation of the oral traditions of the Amerindian "Walimai", the deceptive simplicity of Javier Mar?as''s "On the Honeymoon", and the philosophical speculation of Laura Freixas''s "Absurd Ending".
Twenty-one short stories from some of the best American writers over the last two hundred years provide a mesmerizing, multi-faceted portrait of a people and a country busily..Подробнее
В сборник вошли рассказы Уильяма Сидни Портера, известного читателям как О''Генри. До сих пор вызывают интерес стиль и особенности языка американского классика, мастера юмора и..Описание
This collection includes stories by established Italian literary figures such as Italo Calvino and Primo Levi as well as a new generation of writers. Aspects of Sicilian and..Описание
This new volume of eight short stories with parallel English translations offers students of German at all levels the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of contemporary literature...В корзину Подробнее
In "New American Stories," the beautiful, the strange, the melancholy, and the sublime all comingle to show the vast range of the American short story . In this remarkable..Описание