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The Second Penguin Book of English Short Stories By Edited by Christopher Dolley

The Second Penguin Book of English Short Stories
by Edited by Christopher Dolley

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Presents short stories that offer gems from some of the masters of the genre. Whether it is the lyrical prose of Thomas Hardy or the irreverent wit of Kingsley Amis, the monologues of Virgina Woolf or Muriel Spark, this title demonstrates that the vitality of the form remains as compelling today as when these stories were originally published.
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The Second Penguin Book of English Short Stories by Edited by Christopher Dolley

The short story is enjoying a revival all the more encouraging when viewed against the gloom surrounding the future of the literary novel . . .'

Fifteen further short stories from the golden age of the short story offer more gems from some of the masters of the genre. Whether it is the lyrical prose of Thomas Hardy or the irreverent wit of Kingsley Amis, the monologues of Virgina Woolf or Muriel Spark, the authors here demonstrate that the vitality of the form remains as compelling today as when these stories were originally published.

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About Edited by Christopher Dolley


Christopher Dolley is the editor of The Penguin Book of English Short Stories.

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GOR003635523
The Second Penguin Book of English Short Stories by Edited by Christopher Dolley
Edited by Christopher Dolley
The Penguin Book of English Short Stories
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
2011-08-04
320
0241955432
9780241955437
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