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Story-Makers, the (1970) [Anthology]
by Ryunosuke Akutagawa Isaac Babel Heinrich Böll Morley Callaghan Albert Camus Anton Chekhov George P. Elliott William Faulkner Bruce Jay Friedman Dave Godfrey Graham Greene Anne Hébert Ernest Hemingway Franz Kafka Pär Lagerkvist Malcolm Lowry Katherine Mansfield Alice Munro Frank O'Connor Flannery O'Connor Joyce Carol Oates Katherine Anne Porter Alain Robbe-Grillet Sinclair Ross Philip Roth Isaac Bashevis Singer Dylan Thomas James Thurber John Updike Rudy Wiebe Tennessee Williams Ethel Wilson Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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  • Introduction by Rudy Wiebe
  • The Molesters by Joyce Carol Oates
  • On Nimpish Lake by Ethel Wilson
  • The Conversion of the Jews by Philip Roth
  • The Wind Blows by Katherine Mansfield
  • Thanks for the Ride by Alice Munro
  • After the Fair by Dylan Thomas
  • The Commonplace by George Elliott
  • The Field of Blue Children by Tennessee Williams
  • The Sin of Jesus by Isaac Babel (translated by Andrew R. MacAndrew)
  • Wife-Wooing by John Updike
  • Gin and Goldenrod by Malcolm Lowry
  • He by Katherine A. Porter
  • A Field of Wheat by Sinclair Ross
  • That Evening Sun by William Faulkner
  • The Chorus Girl by Anton Chekhov (translated by Constance Garnett)
  • Black Angels by Bruce J. Friedman
  • Rocking-Chair by Morley Callaghan
  • The House on the Esplanade by Anne Hébert (translated by Morna Scott Stoddart)
  • You Could Look It Up by James Thurber
  • After the Storm by Ernest Hemingway
  • The Guest by Albert Camus (translated by Justin O’Brien)
  • The Post Card by Heinrich Böll (translated by Leila Vennewitz)
  • Guests of the Nation by Frank O’Connor
  • The Children’s Campaign by Pär Lagerkvist (translated by Albert Bonniers Förlag)
  • In a Grove by R. Akutagawa
  • The Secret Room by Alain Robbe-Grillet (translated by Bruce Morrissette)
  • The Second Death by Graham Greene
  • Oolulik by Rudy Wiebe
  • The Hard-Headed Collector by Dave Godfrey
  • The Hunter Gracchus by Franz Kafka (translated by Willa and Edwin Muir)
  • Gimpel the Fool by Isaac B. Singer (translated by Saul Bellow)
  • Revelation by Flannery O’Connor

Original title: The Story-Makers: A Selection of Modern Short Stories
Original languages: Various


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

The following works are contained within this one:
     Guests of the Nation (1931) [Short Story]
      Author: Frank O'Connor
     House on the Esplanade, the (1942) [Short Story]
      Author: Anne Hébert
     Guest, the (1957) [Short Story]
      Author: Albert Camus
     Revelation (1964) [Short Story]
      Author: Flannery O'Connor

Edition #1: The Story-Makers

The Story-Makers (1970)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edited by: Rudy Wiebe
Introduction by: Rudy Wiebe
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The Story-Makers (1980)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Toronto
Publisher: Gage Publishing
ISBN: 9780771555923
Pages: 354

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The Story-Makers (1970)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Toronto
Publisher: Macmillan of Canada
Dimensions: 4.2 x 7 x 0.7 in
Pages: 354

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