For nearly two decades before Mark Twain published his finest novel, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, he was refining his craft and winning tremendous popularity with his Short Stories and sketches. This richly entertaining and comprehensive collection presents sixty-five of The very best of Mark Twain’s short pieces, from the Classic frontier sketch “The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County” to the richly imaginative fable “Extract from Captain Stormfield’s Visit to Heaven.” Compiled..
Saki (H.H.Munro) stands alongside Anton Chekov and O. Henry as a master of the short story. His extraordinary stories are a mixture of humorous satire, irony..Купить Подробнее
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..Купить Детально
A new collection: 12 short plays by Tennessee Williams, Horton Foote, Wendy Wasserstein, and more.This introduction to the ever-evolving tradition of American..Купить Описание
This dual-language anthology presents fifteen compelling tales in a unique survey of twentieth-century Russian short fiction. Featuring the original Russian on..Купить Подробнее
This collection, unique to the Modern Library, gathers seven of Dostoevsky''s key works and shows him to be equally adept at the short story as with the novel...Купить Описание
Do the Irish have, in relation to anybody else, any special capacity for the short story?''. In this collection of thirty-eight short stories covering many..Купить Детально