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9 edition of Women of the Century Thirty Modern Short Stories found in the catalog.

Women of the Century Thirty Modern Short Stories

Thirty Modern Short Stories

by Regina Barreca

  • 224 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Bedford/St Martins .
Written in English

  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Short stories, American,
  • Short stories, English,
  • Women authors,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10385291M
    ISBN 100312075235
    ISBN 109780312075231

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Women of the Century Thirty Modern Short Stories by Regina Barreca Download PDF EPUB FB2

So states editor Patricia Craig in her introduction to The Oxford Book of Modern Women's Stories, a rich, wide-ranging collection that, at last, redresses this historical imbalance by bringing together forty examples of the very best women's stories--from established authors such as Edith Wharton, Virginia Woolf, Eudora Welty, and Katherine 4/5(1).

Synopsis Over half of the short stories written during this century have been writen by women. This book is an anthology of British women's short stories and authors represented include Rebecca West, Jean Rhys, Elizabeth Bowen, Olivia Manning, Elizabeth Taylor, Doris Lessing and Rose Tremain /5(5).

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