World’s Greatest Short Stories by Various
An exquisitely designed leather-bound edition compiling some of the classic short stories produced around the world between the late eighteenth and the early twentieth century, this book comes with a ribbon bookmark, gilded edges and beautiful endpapers. Ideal to be read and treasured, it makes for a perfect addition to any library. Beginning with Washington Irving masterpiece ‘the legend of the sleepy Hollow’, it includes the realistic stories of Pushkin and Chekhov, the Gothic spine-chillers of Edgar Allan Poe, ‘white nights’ by Fyodor Dostoevsky, Tolstoy’s most celebrated story, ‘how much land does a man need’, Bram Stoker ‘br>
DRACULA’S guest’, ‘the necklace’ by guy de Maupassant, ‘the “slapping Sal”’ by Arthur Conan Doyle, Rabindranath Tagore ‘the Postmaster’, ‘the gift of Magi’ by br>o Henry, ‘tobermory’ by H. H. Munro (Saki), ‘a little cloud’ from James Joyce landmark collection, Dubliners, ‘the fly’ by Katherine Mansfield, and Brad Scott Fitzgerald best-known story, ‘The curious case of Benjamin button’. an editorial note precedes each work.
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- Item Weight : 680 g
- Hardcover : 696 pages
- ISBN-13 : 978-9389432930
- ISBN-10 : 9389432936
- Publisher : Fingerprint! Publishing (1 September 2019)
- Language: : English
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