The Complete Short Stories Of Ernest Hemingway: The Finca Vigia Edition (Google eBook)

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Simon and Schuster, Nov 1, 2007 - Fiction - 672 pages
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THE ONLY COMPLETE COLLECTION BY THE NOBEL PRIZE-WINNING AUTHOR
In this definitive collection of Ernest Hemingway's short stories, readers will delight in the author's most beloved classics such as "The Snows of Kilimanjaro," "Hills Like White Elephants," and "A Clean, Well-Lighted Place," and will discover seven new tales published for the first time in this collection. For Hemingway fans The Complete Short Stories is an invaluable treasury.
  

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He is a manly writer. - Goodreads
Easy to read, but nothing to write home about. - Goodreads
I really enjoyed Ernest Hemingway's writing style. - Goodreads
Hemingway's finest prose resides in these stories. - Goodreads
Perfect word selection: everything. - Goodreads
I love his writing, it's so direct. - Goodreads

Review: The Complete Short Stories (Contos)

User Review  - John - Goodreads

Guns. Women. Africa. Spain. Nick Adams in Michigan. The Florida Keys. Fishing. Short sentences. What's not to love about Hemingway? Read full review

Review: The Complete Short Stories (Contos)

User Review  - Katie Post - Goodreads

Engaging and thoughtful, Hemingway created incredibly real male characters. His females (as unfortunately followed the times) were two-dimensional and swoon-obsessed. "The Snows of Kilimanjaro" and ... Read full review

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Contents

Preface to The First Fortynine
3
On the Quai at Smyrna
63
A Very Short Story
107
The Revolutionist
119
CrossCountry Snow
143
In Another Country
206
Che Ti Dice La Patria? 22 3
223
A Simple Enquiry
250
Homage to Switzerland
322
Short Stories Published in Books
379
The Tradesmans Return
410
The Butterfly and the Tank
429
Nobody Ever Dies
470
The Faithful Bull
485
The Last Good Country
504
A Train Trip
557

A Canary for One
258
A Clean WellLighted Place
288

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About the author (2007)

Ernest Hemingway did more to influence the style of English prose than any other writer of his time. Publication of The Sun Also Rises and A Farewell to Arms immediately established him as one of the greatest literary lights of the 20th century. His classic novella The Old Man and the Sea won the Pulitzer Prize in 1953. Hemingway was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1954. He died in 1961.

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