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Editor Baldwin, Charles Sears, 1867-1935
Title American short stories : Selected and edited with an introductory essay on the short story by Charles Sears Baldwin
Original Publication United States: Longmans, Green & Co., 1904, reprint 1921.
Contents Introduction -- Pt. 1. The tentative period: Rip Van Winkle, by Washington Irving. Peter Rugg, the missing man, by William Austin. The French village, by James Hall. The inroad of the Nabajo, by Albert Pike -- Pt. 2. The period of the new form: The white old maid, by Nathaniel Hawthorne. The notary of Périgueux, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. The fall of the House of Usher, by Edgar Allan Poe. The inlet of peach blossoms, by Nathaniel Parker Willis. The bee-tree, by Caroline Matilda Stansbury Kirkland. What was it? A mystery, by Fitz-James O'Brien. The outcasts of Poker Flat, by Francis Bret Harte. Miss Eunice's glove, by Albert Falvey Webster. Who was she? by Bayard Taylor. The love-letters of Smith, by Henry Cuyler Bunner. The eve of the Fourth, by Harold Frederic.
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Language English
LoC Class PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature
Subject Short stories, American
Subject American fiction -- 19th century
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EBook-No. 73141
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Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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