New York: Oxford University Press, 1981. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Item #48814
Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. A few small tears to jacket. Weak foxing to page edges. This anthology contains: The Two Drovers by Sir Walter Scott; The Birthmark by Nathaniel Hawthorne; The Fall of the House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe; The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County by Mark Twain; The Iliad of Sandy Bar by Bret Harte; The Coup de Grace by Ambrose Bierce; Paste by Henry James; Thrawn Janet by Robert Louis Stevenson; The Secret Sharer by Joseph Conrad; The Record of Badalia Herodsfoot by Rudyard Kipling; Telemachus Friend by O. Henry; Sredni Vashtar by Hector Hugh Munro (Saki) ; The Open Boat by Stephen Crane; An Ideal Craftsman by Walter de la Mare; An Official Position by W. Somerset Maugham; I Want to Know Why by Sherwood Anderson; The Field of Mustard by A. E. Coppard; Grace by James Joyce; The Rocking-Horse Winner by D. H. Lawrence; Who Dealt by Ring Lardner; The Woman at the Store by Katherine Mansfield; Flowering Judas by Katherine Anne Porter; The Tent by Liam O'Flaherty; Dry September by William Faulkner; Hills Like White Elephants by Ernest Hemingway; The Demon Lover by Elizabeth Bowen; Sinners by Sean O'Faolain; Guests of the Nation by Frank O'Connor; The Runaway by Morley Callaghan; Never by H. E. Bates; A Horse and Two Goats by R. K. Narayan; A Visit of Charity by Eudora Welty; Various Temptations by William Sansom; My Vocation by Mary Lavin; Five-Twenty by Patrick White; Goodbye My Brother by John Cheever; Mrs Fortescue by Doris Lessing; Parker's Back by Flannery O'Connor; Going Home by William Trevor; Lifeguard by John Updike; and Many Are Disappointed by V. S. Pritchett. ; 1.9 x 9.4 x 6.2 Inches; 576 pages; Original unclipped dust jacket protected by archival Brodart cover. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box.
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