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Best Short Stories of the Modern Age (Revised) (Paperback)
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The short-stroy form continues to be a rich and fertile vein of literary expression. Collected in this remarkable volume are twenty renowned writers of the modern age who brilliantly mastered the distinctive power and beauty of the form--each bringing his or her own unique vision to the page. This powerful collection includes the work of: Sherwood Anderson, Anton Chekov, Joseph Conrad, Shirley Jackson, D.H. Lawrence, Katherine Mansfield, Lionel Trilling, and many more.
Stylistic and thematic trends in the development of the short story are demonstrated in major works by twenty outstanding writers from Edgar Allan Poe to Lawrence Sargeant Hall.
Number of Pages: 319.0
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Short Stories
Publisher: Random House
Age Range: Teen
Street Date: April 1, 1990
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-2621