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A Day in the Country and Other Stories (Oxford World's Classics)

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In addition to the title story, this selection of twenty-seven stories includes one of Maupassant's most famous tales, "The Necklace," and "Le Horla," a tale with strange parallels to the author's own descent into madness, as well as many other provocative and often chilling works--spanning the whole range of human experiences--from low farce, to high tragedy.

About the Series: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.

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In addition to the title story, this selection of twenty-seven stories includes one of Maupassant's most famous tales, "The Necklace," and "Le Horla," a tale with strange parallels to the author's own descent into madness, as well as many other provocative and often chilling works--spanning the whole range of human experiences--from low farce, to high tragedy.

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ISBN:
9780199555789
Author:
De Maupassant, Guy
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Translator:
Coward, David
Author:
Coward, David
Author:
de Maupassant, Guy
Author:
Maupassant, Guy de
Subject:
Short Stories (single author)
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
France Social life and customs.
Subject:
Maupassant, Guy de
Subject:
Stories (single author)
Subject:
Literature/English | World Literature | France
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Oxford World's Classics
Publication Date:
20090931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
5.000 x 7.600 in 0.519 lb

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"Synopsis" by , In addition to the title story, this selection of twenty-seven stories includes one of Maupassant's most famous tales, "The Necklace," and "Le Horla," a tale with strange parallels to the author's own descent into madness, as well as many other provocative and often chilling works--spanning the whole range of human experiences--from low farce, to high tragedy.
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