Critical Survey of Short Fiction: Italo Calvino - Louise Erdrich
Charles Edward May, Frank Northen Magill
Salem Press, 2001 - Literary Criticism - 3092 pages
This series contains 515 essays, revolving around authors of short fiction. Essays are arranged alphabetically by author and provide in-depth overviews of short-story writers. Each essay contains full birth and death data, substantial listings of literary works by genre, and an analysis and survey of the major themes and techniques in the writer's work, using specific titles for examples. Finally, there is a list of other publication by genre, and an annotated bibliography.
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Complete List of Authors xxxi Crane Stephen 654
Calvino Italo 423 Cozzens James Gould 649
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