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Collection of Short Stories, a (1913) [Anthology]
by Bj÷rnstjerne Bj÷rnson Nathaniel Hawthorne Rudyard Kipling Guy de Maupassant Edgar Allan Poe Robert Louis Stevenson Frank R. Stockton Rating: Weighted - 7.2 / Average - 7.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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A collection of ten early modern short stories, with an introductory essay by L.A. Pittenger.


  • Introduction by L. A. Pittenger
  • The Father by Bj°rnstjerne Bj°rnson
  • The Griffin and the Minor Canon by Frank R. Stockton
  • The Piece of String by Guy de Maupassant
  • The Man Who Was by Rudyard Kipling
  • The Fall of the House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe
  • The Gold-Bug by Edgar Allan Poe
  • The Birthmark by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Ethan Brand by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • The Sire de MalÚtroit's Door by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Markheim by Robert Louis Stevenson

Original title: A Collection of Short Stories: Macmillan's Pocket American and English Classics
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

The following works are contained within this one:
     Fall of the House of Usher, the (1839) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Birthmark, the (1843) [Short Story]
      Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne
     Gold-Bug, the (1843) [Novelette]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Ethan Brand (1850) [Short Story]
      Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne
     Sire de MalÚtroit's Door, the (1878) [Short Story]
      Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
     Piece of String, the (1884) [Short Story]
      Author: Guy de Maupassant
     Griffin and the Minor Canon, the (1885) [Short Story]
      Author: Frank R. Stockton
     Markheim (1886) [Short Story]
      Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
     Man Who Was, the (1890) [Short Story]
      Author: Rudyard Kipling

Edition #1: A Collection of Short Stories

A Collection of Short Stories (1913)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edited by: L. A. Pittenger
Introduction by: L. A. Pittenger
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Short-Stories (February 2009)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Dodo Press
ISBN: 9781409964391
Pages: 266

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A Collection of Short Stories (November 12, 1913)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: New York, NY
Publisher: Macmillan
Pages: 268

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