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The Resource Representative American short stories, edited by Alexander Jessup

Representative American short stories, edited by Alexander Jessup

Label
Representative American short stories
Title
Representative American short stories
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alexander Jessup
Contributor
Contributor
Publisher
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.0108
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ1.J499
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Representative American short stories, edited by Alexander Jessup
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Copyright date from verso of t.p
  • Frontispiece with portrait of Bret Harte
Bibliography note
"References for study of the short story": p. [1]-41 at end
Contents
  • The fall of the House of Usher (1839) / Edgar Allan Poe -- The masque of the red death (1842) / Edgar Allan Poe -- The pit and the pendulum (1842) / Edgar Allan Poe -- The gold-bug (1843) / Edgar Allan Poe -- The schoolmaster's progress (1844) / Caroline Matilda Stansbury Kirkland -- Thos old lunes! or, Which is the madman? (1845) / William Gilmore Simms -- The belle; or, Love under the rose (1848) / Helen Irving -- The town-ho's story (1851) / Herman Melville -- The mourning veil (1857) / Harriet Beecher Stowe -- The diamond lens (1858) / Fitz-James O'Brien -- In a cellar (1859) / Harriet Prescott Spofford -- The man without a country (1863) / Edward Everett Hale -- The celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County (1865) / Mark Twain -- A struggle for life (1867) / Thomas Bailey Aldrich
  • The outcasts of Poker Flat (1869) / Bret Harte -- An ingenue of the Sierras (1893) / Bret Harte -- Twin-love (1871) / Bayard Taylor -- A dinner party (1872) / John Eddy -- The Tachypomp (1874) / Edward Page Mitchell -- Too late (1875) / Rose Terry Cooke -- "Posson Jone'" (1876) / George Washington Cable -- The star in the valley (1878) / Charles Egbert Craddock -- The south devil (1880) / Constance Fenimore Woolson -- The transferred ghost (1882) / Frank Richard Stockton -- Trouble on Lost Mountain (1886) / Joel Chandler Harris -- Ole 'stracted (1886) / Thomas Nelson Page -- The monarch of dreams (1886) / Thomas Wentworth Higginson -- The white cowl (1888) / James Lane Allen -- Six hours in Squantico (1890) / Francis Hopkinson Smith
  • The two churches of 'Quawket (1890) / Henry Cuyler Bunner -- An occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge (1891) / Ambrose Bierce -- A New England nun (1891) / Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman -- Up the Coolly (1891) / Hamlin Garland -- Mrs. Manstey's view (1891) / Edith Wharton -- The Hiltons' holiday (1893) / Sarah Orne Jewett -- The exiles (1894) / Richard Harding Davis -- Azelie (1894) / Kate Chopin -- The figure in the carpet (1896) / Henry James -- Clavis (1896) / Annie Trumbull Slosson -- Monsieur Beaucaire (1899-1900) / Booth Tarkington -- The mercy of death (1900) / William Allen White -- The wife of Chino (1903) / Frank Norris -- Though one rose from the dead (1903) / William Dean Howells -- The case of Mr. Helmer (1904) / Robert William Chambers -- "Many waters" (1905) / Margaret Wade Deland -- Lovers in heaven (1905) / Julian Hawthorne
  • The gift of the Magi (1905) / O. Henry -- The mind-reader (1907) / Silas Weir Mitchell -- The triple cross (1908) / George Randolph Chester -- Extra dry (1909) / Owen Wister -- The seed of McCoy (1909) / Jack London -- The belled buzzard (1912) / Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb -- The penalties of Artemis (1915) / Katharine Fullerton Gerould -- The lost phoebe (1916) / Theodore Dreiser -- The great legend (1916) / Melville Davisson Post -- The woman at Seven Brothers (1917) / Wilbur Daniel Steele -- All or nothing (1921) / Charles Caldwell Dobie
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxviii, [2], 974, 209, [1] p. (last p. blank), [1] leaf of plates
Lccn
23008528
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1598). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Collection of books by Theodore Dreiser. Item is in box 5, with the alphanumeric label: Z3 J5.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: Black cloth, stamped in gilt, over boards. Gift, Muriel Donaldson, in memory of her husband Will, 1955.
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01187547
  • ucoclc1187547
Label
Representative American short stories, edited by Alexander Jessup
Publication
Note
  • Copyright date from verso of t.p
  • Frontispiece with portrait of Bret Harte
Bibliography note
"References for study of the short story": p. [1]-41 at end
Contents
  • The fall of the House of Usher (1839) / Edgar Allan Poe -- The masque of the red death (1842) / Edgar Allan Poe -- The pit and the pendulum (1842) / Edgar Allan Poe -- The gold-bug (1843) / Edgar Allan Poe -- The schoolmaster's progress (1844) / Caroline Matilda Stansbury Kirkland -- Thos old lunes! or, Which is the madman? (1845) / William Gilmore Simms -- The belle; or, Love under the rose (1848) / Helen Irving -- The town-ho's story (1851) / Herman Melville -- The mourning veil (1857) / Harriet Beecher Stowe -- The diamond lens (1858) / Fitz-James O'Brien -- In a cellar (1859) / Harriet Prescott Spofford -- The man without a country (1863) / Edward Everett Hale -- The celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County (1865) / Mark Twain -- A struggle for life (1867) / Thomas Bailey Aldrich
  • The outcasts of Poker Flat (1869) / Bret Harte -- An ingenue of the Sierras (1893) / Bret Harte -- Twin-love (1871) / Bayard Taylor -- A dinner party (1872) / John Eddy -- The Tachypomp (1874) / Edward Page Mitchell -- Too late (1875) / Rose Terry Cooke -- "Posson Jone'" (1876) / George Washington Cable -- The star in the valley (1878) / Charles Egbert Craddock -- The south devil (1880) / Constance Fenimore Woolson -- The transferred ghost (1882) / Frank Richard Stockton -- Trouble on Lost Mountain (1886) / Joel Chandler Harris -- Ole 'stracted (1886) / Thomas Nelson Page -- The monarch of dreams (1886) / Thomas Wentworth Higginson -- The white cowl (1888) / James Lane Allen -- Six hours in Squantico (1890) / Francis Hopkinson Smith
  • The two churches of 'Quawket (1890) / Henry Cuyler Bunner -- An occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge (1891) / Ambrose Bierce -- A New England nun (1891) / Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman -- Up the Coolly (1891) / Hamlin Garland -- Mrs. Manstey's view (1891) / Edith Wharton -- The Hiltons' holiday (1893) / Sarah Orne Jewett -- The exiles (1894) / Richard Harding Davis -- Azelie (1894) / Kate Chopin -- The figure in the carpet (1896) / Henry James -- Clavis (1896) / Annie Trumbull Slosson -- Monsieur Beaucaire (1899-1900) / Booth Tarkington -- The mercy of death (1900) / William Allen White -- The wife of Chino (1903) / Frank Norris -- Though one rose from the dead (1903) / William Dean Howells -- The case of Mr. Helmer (1904) / Robert William Chambers -- "Many waters" (1905) / Margaret Wade Deland -- Lovers in heaven (1905) / Julian Hawthorne
  • The gift of the Magi (1905) / O. Henry -- The mind-reader (1907) / Silas Weir Mitchell -- The triple cross (1908) / George Randolph Chester -- Extra dry (1909) / Owen Wister -- The seed of McCoy (1909) / Jack London -- The belled buzzard (1912) / Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb -- The penalties of Artemis (1915) / Katharine Fullerton Gerould -- The lost phoebe (1916) / Theodore Dreiser -- The great legend (1916) / Melville Davisson Post -- The woman at Seven Brothers (1917) / Wilbur Daniel Steele -- All or nothing (1921) / Charles Caldwell Dobie
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxviii, [2], 974, 209, [1] p. (last p. blank), [1] leaf of plates
Lccn
23008528
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1598). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Collection of books by Theodore Dreiser. Item is in box 5, with the alphanumeric label: Z3 J5.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: Black cloth, stamped in gilt, over boards. Gift, Muriel Donaldson, in memory of her husband Will, 1955.
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01187547
  • ucoclc1187547

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