The forty stories in this volume include works from the nineteenth and the twentieth centuries, from America, England, the Continent, Africa, and South America. The selections are arranged to enable the student and teacher to read with increasing understanding - first of subject and theme, then of form, kinds, and technique, and finally of historical and biographical considerations. Contains an instructive preface to the reading of the genre, and also a series of concluding essays on important topics.
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Book Description W W Norton & Co Inc (Np), 1973. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M039309359X