eBook Critical Survey Of Short Fiction: British, Irish, And Commonwealth Writers, 1st Edition

  • Charles E. May California State University, Long Beach
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  • ISBN-10: 1587658062
  • ISBN-13: 9781587658068
  • DDC: 809.31
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 800 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released August 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

Provides profiles of major short-story writers throughout history and the world. British, Irish, and Commonwealth writers covered include Margaret Atwood, Jane Austen, Aldous Huxley, James Joyce, William Butler Yeats, Alice Munro, and Roald Dahl. New writers to this edition are David Malouf, Kazuo Ishiguro and Anne Enright.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Publisher’s Note.
Contributors.
Complete List of Contents.
Key to Pronunciation.
1: Addison, Joseph.
2: Amis, Martin.
3: Atwood, Margaret.
4: Austen, Jane.
5: Ballard, J. G..
6: Barker, Nicola.
7: Barnes, Julian.
8: Bates, H. E..
9: Beerbohm, Max.
10: Bezmozgis, David.
11: Bissoondath, Neil.
12: Blackwood, Algernon.
13: Bowen, Elizabeth.
14: Boylan, Clare.
15: Boyle, Patrick.
16: Byatt, A. S..
17: Callaghan, Barry.
18: Callaghan, Morley.
19: Carey, Peter.
20: Carleton, William.
21: Carter, Angela.
22: Chaucer, Geoffrey.
23: Chesterton, G. K..
24: Christie, Agatha.
25: Clarke, Arthur C..
26: Collier, John.
27: Congreve, William.
28: Conrad, Joseph.
29: Coppard, A. E..
30: Dahl, Roald.
31: Davies, Rhys.
32: De La Mare, Walter.
33: Dickens, Charles.
34: Donovan, Gerard.
35: Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan.
36: Dunsany, Lord.
37: Edgeworth, Maria.
38: Eliot, George.
39: Enright, Anne.
40: Fitzgerald, Penelope.
41: Forster, E. M..
42: Fowles, John.
43: Friel, Brian.
44: Gallant, Mavis.
45: Galloway, Janice.
46: Galsworthy, John.
47: Gilliatt, Penelope.
48: Goldsmith, Oliver.
49: Greene, Graham.
50: Greene, Robert.
51: Hardy, Thomas.
52: Hawkesworth, John.
53: Higgins, Aidan.
54: Hogan, Desmond.
55: Hospital, Janette Turner.
56: Huxley, Aldous.
57: Ishiguro, Kazuo.
58: Jacobs, W. W..
59: James, M. R..
60: Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer.
61: Johnson, Samuel.
62: Jordan, Neil.
63: Joyce, James.
64: Kavan, Anna.
65: Keegan, Claire.
66: Kelman, James.
67: Kennedy, A. L..
68: Kiely, Benedict.
69: Kinsella, W. P..
70: Kipling, Rudyard.
71: Kureishi, Hanif.
72: Lasdun, James.
73: Laurence, Margaret.
74: Lavin, Mary.
75: Lawrence, D. H..
76: Lawson, Henry.
77: Le, Nam.
78: Le, Fanu Joseph Sheridan.
79: Lessing, Doris.
80: Lewis, Wyndham.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Contributors.
Complete List of Contents.
Key to Pronunciation.
1: Machen, Arthur.
2: MacLaverty, Bernard.
3: MacLeod, Alistair.
4: Malory, Sir Thomas.
5: Malouf, David.
6: Mansfield, Katherine.
7: Mars-Jones, Adam.
8: Marshall, Owen.
9: Maugham, W. Somerset.
10: McCann, Colum.
11: McEwan, Ian.
12: McGahern, John.
13: Mistry, Rohinton.
14: Moore, George.
15: Munro, Alice.
16: O’Brien, Edna.
17: O’Brien, Fitz-James.
18: O’Connor, Frank.
19: O’Faoláin, Seán.
20: O’Flaherty, Liam.
21: Plomer, William.
22: Pritchett, V. S..
23: Rhys, Jean.
24: Richler, Mordecai.
25: Rooke, Leon.
26: Saki.
27: Sansom, William.
28: Scott, Sir Walter.
29: Seiffert, Rachel.
30: Shields, Carol.
31: Sillitoe, Alan.
32: Spark, Muriel.
33: Steele, Sir Richard.
34: Stevenson, Robert Louis.
35: Swift, Graham.
36: Taylor, Elizabeth.
37: Thackeray, William Makepeace.
38: Thomas, Dylan.
39: Tóibín, Colm.
40: Tremain, Rose.
41: Trevor, William.
42: Tuohy, Frank.
43: Vanderhaeghe, Guy.
44: Wain, John.
45: Warner, Sylvia Townsend.
46: Welch, Denton.
47: Weldon, Fay.
48: Wells, H. G..
49: Wilson, Angus.
50: Winton, Tim.
51: Woolf, Virginia.
52: Yeats, William Butler.
Resources.
Terms and Techniques.
Bibliography.
Guide to Online Resources.
Timeline.
Major Awards.
Chronological List of Writers.
Categorical Index.
Subject Index.