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Twentieth-century short stories explication

interpretations 1900-1975 of short fiction since 1800

by Warren S. Walker

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Published by Shoe String Press in USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

New ed. of 3rd rev. ed.

StatementS. Warren Walker.
The Physical Object
Pagination887p.
Number of Pages887
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21186669M
ISBN 100208015701

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Walker (Editor) See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Format: Hardcover. : Twentieth-Century Short Story Explication: Index (Twentieth-century Short Story Explication Supplement) (): Walker, Warren S., Walker Author: Warren S.

Walker. I can't fault this collection as an instrument for the above purpose - six stories by six of the (early) twentieth century's most illustrious and luminous writers - Graham Greene, Katherine So I figured that reading short stories, by various writers, might be a good way to wean myself back onto longer fiction/5.

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Published by Shoe String Pr Inc (). Twentieth-century Short Story Explication New Series ; With Checklists of Books and Journals Used (Book): Walker, Warren S.: Contains nearly entries that provide a bibliography of interpretations for short stories published between and Contains nea entries that provide a bibliography of interpretations that have appeared since of short stories published since Twentieth Century Short Story Explication Warren S.

Walker — in Short stories. It was a good book which I enjoyed reading and through which I went more than once. There was a particular story Twentieth Century Short Stories Douglas R. Barnes, R. Egford Snippet view - Rollercoaster: Harrap's English Classics Twentieth Century Short StoriesReviews: 2.

Twentieth-Century Short Story Explication (ref PN W3 & suppl.) Twentieth-Century European Short Story: An Annotated Bibliography (ref PN M39 ) For books of short story criticism, use the HSU Library Catalog. Keyword searching is usually best.

You can search for general criticism, criticism of individual authors, or individual. Great Italian Short Stories of the Twentieth Century by Blakesley,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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"The Machine Stops" is a science fiction short story (12, words) by E. Forster. After initial publication in The Oxford and Cambridge Review (November ), the story was republished in Forster's The Eternal Moment and Other Stories in After being voted one of the best novellas up toit was included that same year in the populist anthology Modern Short Stories.

Short story - Short story - The 20th century: In the first half of the 20th century the appeal of the short story continued to grow. Literally hundreds of writers—including, as it seems, nearly every major dramatist, poet, and novelist—published thousands of excellent stories.

William Faulkner suggested that writers often try their hand at poetry, find it too difficult, go on to the next. Get this from a library. Twentieth-century short story explication: supplement II to third edition: with checklists of books and journals used.

[Warren S Walker] -- The second supplement to the Twentieth Century Short Story Explication, which is a bibliography of interpretations of short stories published afterbrings the total number of short story.

It is international in scope and covers many centuries. The second half of the book includes signed articles on specific short stories. This useful source is kept at the librarian's desk. Finding Journal Articles and Citations. Twentieth Century Short Story Explication, 3rd Edition (with Supplements & New Series) T.

Get this from a library. Twentieth-century short story explication: interpretations,of short fiction since [Warren S Walker] -- The purpose of this work is to provide a bibliography of short story explication published from through in books, monographs, and periodicals.

- Preface. Writing an explication of a short story will help you understand how the writer used various tools to convey ideas in the story.

Explications involve analyzing elements of fiction, and thoroughly. Salinger is considered one of the best American writers of the 20th century, but he only actually wrote one novel: The Catcher in the other works were all short stories or novellas.

My favourites were Pop Art (boy makes friends with Art, a balloon), Better Than Home (a nice Father-Son story) and the longer story at the end of the book, Voluntary Commit Short stories aren’t usually my thing but between this and his more recent collection of four novellas, Strange Weather, Joe Hill has maybe changed my mind.4/5(K).

This article is focused on English-language literature rather than the literature of England, so that it includes writers from Scotland, Wales, and the whole of Ireland, as well as literature in English from former British also includes, to some extent, the US, though the main article here is American literature.

Modernism is a major literary movement of the first part of the. Most of Kate Chopin’s short stories are set in the late nineteenth century in Louisiana, often rural Louisiana. Most of the characters, like most of the people living in Louisiana at the time, are Creoles, Acadians, “Americans” (as the Creoles and Acadians call outsiders), African Americans, Native Americans, and people of mixed race.

The book’s articles are organized in A-to-Z fashion in two volumes (approximately 1, pages). This work is enhanced by an introduction by the General Editor, a Foreword, a list of the articles and contributors, and a Reader’s Guide that groups related entries thematically.Historical, Twentieth Century, Military, Adventure, Historical No Traveller Returns (Lost Treasures): A Novel (Louis L'Amour's Lost Treasures) Febru Explore our list of English Short Stories - 20th Century Books at Barnes & Noble®.

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