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Horse Dealer's Daughter, the (1922) [Short Story]
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The children of a recently deceased horse dealer gather for their final breakfast together. The three sons are preparing to move on for work or marriage, while the quiet daughter's future remains uncertain.

First published in English Review, April 1922.

Original title: The Horse Dealer's Daughter
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionRural & Small Town Life
FictionGeneral FictionTragedy And Loss
FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Short Story Masterpieces (1954) [Anthology]
      Authors: J. D. Salinger , William Faulkner , F. Scott Fitzgerald , Ernest Hemingway , Henry James , James Joyce , D. H. Lawrence , John Steinbeck , Sinclair Lewis , Harold L. Davis , Katherine Anne Porter , Jean Stafford , Eudora Welty , John Cheever , Peter Taylor , Joseph Conrad , Stephen Crane , W. Somerset Maugham , Carson McCullers , Sherwood Anderson , Frank O'Connor , Sean O'Faolain , John Collier , Katherine Mansfield , Saki , Ring Lardner , James Thurber , Irwin Shaw , Nelson Algren , Conrad Aiken , Hector Hugh Munro , A. E. Coppard , William Carlos Williams , Elizabeth Taylor , Mary McCarthy , J.F. Powers , Elizabeth Parsons
     Fiction: A Harpercollins Pocket Anthology (1993) [Anthology]
      Authors: Edgar Allan Poe , William Faulkner , Nathaniel Hawthorne , Ernest Hemingway , Shirley Jackson , James Joyce , D. H. Lawrence , Anton Chekhov , John Steinbeck , Alice Walker , Edith Wharton , Willa Cather , Katherine Anne Porter , Eudora Welty , John Cheever , John Updike , Gabriel García Márquez , Louise Erdrich , Chinua Achebe , Margaret Atwood , Ralph Ellison , Doris Lessing , Joyce Carol Oates , Flannery O'Connor , Kate Chopin , Guy de Maupassant , Raymond Carver , Bobbie Ann Mason , Alice Munro , Richard Wright , Denise Chávez


  • Included in Best British Short Stories, 1923

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