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Title Short stories for students. Volume 21 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Ira Mark Milne and Timothy Sisler, project editors.

Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2005.

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Physical description 1 online resource (xx, 325 p.) : ill., photos.
Series Gale virtual reference library
Notes "ISSN 1092-7735."
Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, criticism, sources, and further reading.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Arabian nights / Richard Burton -- Boule de suif / Guy de Maupassant -- Conscience of the court / Zora Neale Hurston -- Crazy Sunday / F. Scott Fitzgerald -- Eyes of a blue dog / Gabriel Garcia Marquez -- Gorilla, my love / Toni Cade Bambara -- Greyhound people / Alice Adams -- If you sing like that for me / Akhil Sharma -- In the zoo / Jean Stafford -- The Kugelmass episode / Woody Allen -- No. 44, the mysterious stranger / Mark Twain -- "Repent, harlequin!" said the ticktockman / Harlan Ellison -- Rikki-Tikki-Tavi / Rudyard Kipling -- Think of England / Peter Ho Davies.
Summary Presents vital information on the most-studied short stories at the high school and early-college levels. Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Other author Milne, Ira Mark, editor.
Sisler, Timothy J., editor.
Gale Group.
Subject Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890. Arabian nights.
Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893. Boule de suif.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Conscience of the court.
Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940. Crazy Sunday.
Garc̕a M̀rquez, Gabriel, 1928- Eyes of a blue dog.
Bambara, Toni Cade. Gorilla, my love.
Adams, Alice, 1926- Greyhound people.
Sharma, Akhil, 1971- If you sing like that for me.
Stafford, Jean, 1915- In the zoo.
Allen, Woody, 1935- Kugelmass episode.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. No. 44, the mysterious stranger.
Ellison, Harlan. "Repent, harlequin!" said the ticktockman.
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. Rikki-Tikki-Tavi.
Davies, Peter Ho, 1966- Think of England.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Short story.
ISBN 9781414405735 (electronic book)
1414405731 (electronic book)
9780787670290
0787670294