Reflections in literature

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Houghton Mifflin, 1974 - Literary Collections - 719 pages
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Contents

COMING TO TERMS
1
Carson McCullers Sucker
8
Hal Borland from High Wide and Lonesome
16
Hernando Tellez Lather and Nothing Else
23
Mark Twain from Life on the Mississippi
29
Jack London To Build a Fire
40
John Steinbeck The Gift
52
In Summary
65
Ideas and the Arts
232
Music
241
Mood
249
William Stafford Traveling Through the Dark
255
Theme
270
American Indians The Eagles Song
276
In Summary
282
THE GENERATIONS
427

THE SHORT STORY
71
Saki The Interlopers
88
Borden Deal Antaeus
109
Ray Bradbury The Vacation
117
Isaac Babel The Story of My Dovecot
123
Somerset Maugham The Verger
132
Jack Schaefer Jacob
138
Langston Hughes Thank You Mam
149
Ambrose Bierce Chickamauga
159
Edgar Allan Poe The Cask of Amontillado
171
John Bell Clayton The White Circle
179
In Summary
200
Introduction
207
Theodore Roethke Night journey
212
Image
220
Tewa Indians Song of the Scy Loom
226
Morley Callaghan All the Years of Her Life
454
William Saroyan The Pheasant Hunter
460
E E Cummings Old Age Sticks
470
N Scott Momaday from House Made of Dawn
477
Paul Simon Patterns
483
Introduction
489
Ideas and the Arts
512
Music
521
In Summary
533
Ideas and the Arts
648
Music
657
In Summary
685
ABOUT THE MAJOR ARTISTS
705
INDEX OF AUTHORS ARTISTS AND TITLES
715
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