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The Oxford book of American short stories / edited by Joyce Carol Oates.

Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- (Added Author).
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  • 8 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola 813.0108 OXF (Text) 33118000046784 Adult: Nonfiction Checked out 10/13/2016
Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver FIC OXF 1992 (Text) 34304000711764 Adult - Fiction Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Township Public Library - Hagerstown FICTION OXFO (Text) 39213000058796 Adult Fiction Available -
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison 813.0108 OXF (Text) 39391000506707 Non-Fiction Available -
Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville 813.0108 OXF (Text) 78551000041214 Non-Fiction Checked out 10/15/2016
North Madison County Elwood Public Library 813 OXF (Text) 30419100320197 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Osgood Public Library - Osgood 813 OXF (Text) 39692000858968 Carnegie Available -
Royal Center-Boone Twp. Public Library - Royal Center 813.01 OAT (Text) 75091000012303 ANF - Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Syracuse Turkey Creek Township Public Library - Syracuse FIC OAT (Text) 50577010138523 LOST Available -
West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette FIC OXF (Text) 31951003061782 Main Floor - Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0195070658 (acid-free paper) :
  • ISBN: 9780195070651 (acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 0195092627 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 768 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Oxford [England] ; Oxford University Press, 1992.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Rip Van Winkle / Washington Irving -- Peter Rugg -- Missing man / William Austin -- Wives of the dead / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- Paradise of bachelors and the tartarus of maids / Herman Melville -- Tell-tale heart / Edgar Allan Poe -- Ghost in the mill / Harriet Beecher Stowe -- Cannibalism in the cars / Samuel Clemens -- White heron / Sarah Orne Jewett -- Storm / Kate Chopin -- Sheriff's children / Charles Chesnutt -- Yellow wallpaper / Charlotte Perkins Gilman -- Middle years / Henry James -- In a far country / Jack London -- Old woman Magoun / Mary E. Wilkins Freeman -- Little regiment / Stephen Crane -- A journey / Edith Wharton -- Strength of God / Sherwood Anderson.
Death in the desert / Willa Cather -- Blood-burning moon / Jean Toomer -- A clean, well-lighted place / Ernest Hemingway -- An alcoholic case / F. Scott Fitzgerald -- Girl with a pimply face / William Carlos Williams -- He / Katherine Anne Porter -- That evening sun / William Faulkner -- Sweat / Zora Neale Hurston -- Red-headed baby / Langston Hughes -- Man who was almost a man / Richard Wright -- A distant episode / Paul Bowles -- A late encounter with the enemy / Flannery O'Connor -- Sonny's blues / James Baldwin -- Battle Royal / Ralph Ellison -- There will come soft rains / Ray Bradbury -- Rain in the heart / Peter Taylor -- Where is the voice coming from? / Eudora Welty.
Lecture / Isaac Bashevis Singer -- My son the murderer / Bernard Malamud -- Something to remember me by / Saul Bellow -- Death of Justina / John Cheever -- Texts / Ursula K. Le Guin -- School / Donald Barthelme / Persistence of desire / John Updike -- Alaska / Alice Adams -- Are these actual miles? / Raymond Carver -- Yellow Woman / Leslie Marmon Silko -- Shawl / Cynthia Ozick -- Heat / Joyce Carol Oates -- Hunters in the snow / Tobias Wolff -- Things they carried / Tim O'Brien -- Big Bertha stories / Bobbie Ann Mason -- Fever / John Edgar Wideman -- Management of grief / Bharati Mukherjee -- Two kinds / Amy Tan -- Fleur / Louise Erdrich -- Gravity / David Leavitt --
House on Mango Street ; What Sally said ; Linoleum roses ; A house of my own / Sandra Cisneros -- Town Smokes / Pinckney Benedict.
Subject: United States > Social life and customs > Fiction.
Short stories, American.
Genre: Short stories.

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