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Unique and delightful, these literary story anthologies are a treasury of short fiction by great writers old and new in an elegant and charming format in enduring hardcover editions with elegant cloth sewn bindings, gold stamped covers, and silk ribbon markers.

Titles included:

Christmas Stories, edited by Diana Secker Tesdell

Dog Stories, edited by Diana Secker Tesdell

Ghost Stories, edited by Peter Washington

Love Stories, edited by Diana Secker Tesdell

Stories of the Sea, edited by Diana Secker Tesdell

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Synopsis:

This collection is a treasury of short fiction by great writers of the past two centuries. As a literary subject, Christmas has inspired everything from intimate domestic dramas to fanciful flights of the imagination, and the full range of its expression is represented in this anthology.

About the Author

Diana Secker Tesdell is the editor of the Everyman's Library Pocket Poet Lullabies and Poems for Children.

Table of Contents

Charles Dickens

The Story of the Goblins Who Stole a Sexton

(from The Pickwick Papers)

Nikolai Gogol

The Night Before Christmas

Arthur Conan Doyle

The Blue Carbuncle

Anthony Trollope

Christmas at Thompson Hall

Leo Tolstoy

Where Love is, God is

Anton Checkhov

Vanka

Willa Cather

The Burglar's Christmas

O. Henry

A Chapparal Christmas Gift

Saki (H.H. Munro)

Reginald's Christmas Revel

Vladimir Nabokov

Christmas

Damon Runyon

Dancing Dan's Christmas

Evelyn Waugh

Bella Fleace Gave a Party

Elizabeth Bowen

Green Holly

John Cheever

Christmas is a Sad Season for the Poor

Truman Capote

A Christmas Memory

John Updike

The Carol Sing

Muriel Spark

Christmas Fugue

Grace Paley

The Loudest Voice

Alice Munro

The Turkey Season

Richard Ford

Creche

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307267177
Author:
Tesdell, Diana Secker (edt)
Publisher:
Everyman's Library
Editor:
Tesdell, Diana Secker
Author:
Edited by Diana Secker Tesdell
Author:
Tesdell, Diana Secker
Author:
Various
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Christmas stories, American
Subject:
Christmas stories, English
Subject:
Short Stories (Anthologies)
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Subject:
christmas;short stories;fiction;anthology
Copyright:
Series:
Everyman's Library Pocket Poets
Publication Date:
20071031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
10 x 8.3 x 4.7 in 5 lb

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