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The Oxford Book of American Short Stories

The Oxford Book of American Short Stories

Carol Oates, Joyce

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Publisher Price: $21.95

ISBN10: 0199744394
ISBN13: 9780199744398
Publisher: Oxford Univ Pr
Published: Aug 28 2012
Pages: 896
Weight: 2.20
Height: 1.60 Width: 5.50 Depth: 8.20
Language: English
In The Oxford Book of American Short Stories, Joyce Carol Oates offers a sweeping survey of American short fiction, in a collection of nearly sixty tales that combines classic works with many different, unexpected gems, and that invites readers to explore a wealth of important pieces by
women and minority writers.

Some selections simply can't be improved on, Oates admits, and she happily includes such time-honored works as Irving's Rip Van Winkle and Poe's The Tell-Tale Heart. But alongside these often-anthologized tales, Oates introduces such little-known stories as Mark Twain's Cannibalism in the

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