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Publisher Description

Ten of the greatest authors of all time present their great works in the short story genre. A great compilation of tales for all tastes with the great geniuses of literature in his most acclaimed works. 
This selection specially chosen by the literary critic August Nemo, contains the following stories: 
Mary E. Wilkins Freeman:
A New England Nun
Ann Mary; Her Two Thanksgivings
Luella Miller
Little-Girl-Afraid-of-a-Dog
Jimmy Scarecrow's Christmas
The Gospel According To Joan
The Revolt of "Mother"
***
O. Henry
The Gift of the Magi
The Cop and the Anthem
A Retrieved Reformation
The Ransom of Red Chief
Springtime a la Carte
The Count and the Wedding Guest
Witches' Loaves
***
William Dean Howells
Christmas Every Day
The Pumpkin-Glory
Butterflyflutterby and Flutterbybutterfly
City and Country in the Fall, A Long-distance Eclogue
A Case Of Metaphantasmia
An Experience
A Pair Of Patient Lovers
***
T. S. Arthur
An Angel in Disguise
Amy's Question
Dressed for a Party
The Two Husbands
The Brilliant and the Commonplace
Other People's Eyes
The Fatal Error
***
Stephen Leacock
My Financial Career
Merry Christmas
How to Make a Million Dollars
How to Live to be 200
How to Avoid Getting Married
Aristocratic Education
Self-Made Men
***
Sherwood Anderson
A Man of Ideas
An Awakening
An Apology for Crudity
Hands
The Egg
The Man In The Brown Coat
The Other Woman
***
Robert Barr
An Alpine Divorce
"And the Rigour of the Game"
Gentlemen: The King!
The Hour and the Man
The Man Who was not on the Passenger List
Which Was the Murderer?
Not According to the Code
***
Lafcadio Hearn
Yuki-Onna
The Story of Ming-Y
A Ghost
A Dead Secret
Chin Chin Kobokama
The Cedar Closet
A Ghost Story
***
Giovanni Verga
Rosso Malpello
Rustic Chivalry
How Peppa Loved Gramigna
Jeli, the Shepherd
La Lupa
The Story of St. Joseph's Ass
The Bereaved
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Hamlin Garland
Under the Lion's Paw
A Branch Road
A "Good Fellow's Wife"
A Night Raid at Eagle River
Uncle Ethan Ripley
Mrs. Ripley's Trip
A Day's Pleasure

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
2019
March 20
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
537
Pages
PUBLISHER
Tacet Books
SIZE
3
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