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The image of Chekhov : forty stories in the order in which they were written

by:Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904

A collection of the nineteenth century Russian author's short stories which reflect his development as a writer.

Editions:1072  Date:1850 - 2019  Genre(s):Short stories, Short stories, Short stories

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The jungle book : Mowgli's story

by:Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936

Presents the adventures of Mowgli, a boy reared by a pack of wolves, and the wild animals of the jungle.

Editions:1240  Date:1893 - 2020  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Short stories, Short stories, Short stories

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The adventures of Sherlock Holmes

by:Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930

A collection of Sherlock Holmes mystery adventures, including "A Scandal in Bohemia," "The Red-Headed League," "The Adventure of the Speckled Band," and "The Aventure of the Beryl Coronet."

Editions:1406  Date:1812 - 2020  Genre(s):Detective and mystery fiction, Detective and mystery fiction, Mystery fiction, Short stories, Short stories

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Dubliners

by:Joyce, James, 1882-1941

"This collection of 15 stories provides an introduction to the style and motifs found in Joyce's writing. The stories stand alone as individual scenes of Dublin society and are intertwined by use of autobiography and symbolism."

Editions:1441  Date:1900 - 2020  Genre(s):Domestic fiction, Domestic fiction, Short stories, Short stories

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Just so stories for little children

by:Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936

A collection of the well-known stories including "The Butterfly that Stamped", "How the Whale got his Throat", and "The Sing-Song of Old Man Kangaroo."

Editions:1123  Date:1897 - 2020  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Short stories, Short stories, Short stories

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Tales from Shakespeare

by:Lamb, Charles, 1775-1834

Shakespeare's fourteen comedies and six tragedies retold in prose.

Editions:1443  Date:1775 - 2020  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Adaptations, Stories, plots, etc, Short stories

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Twice-told tales

by:Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864

A mysterious minister who never removes the black veil shrouding his face, an eccentric scientist who experiments with the fate of his friends, a cheerful tombstone carver who speaks the wisdom of the graveyard, these are but a few of the unusual New Englanders you'll meet in Twice-Told Tales.

Editions:624  Date:1800 - 2019  Genre(s):Short stories, Short stories, Short stories, Historical fiction, Historical fiction

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The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, gent

by:Irving, Washington, 1783-1859

A collection of 34 essays and short stories by the author.

Editions:791  Date:1039 - 2020  Genre(s):History, Short stories, Short stories, Short stories

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The return of Sherlock Holmes

by:Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930

In these thirteen intriguing stories, Sherlock Homes and his trusty friend Dr. Watson solve crimes amid the sinister and foggy streets of Victorian London.

Editions:519  Date:1900 - 2020  Genre(s):Mystery fiction, Detective and mystery fiction, Detective and mystery fiction, Short stories

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The house on Mango Street

by:Cisneros, Sandra

The story of a young girl growing up in the Hispanic quarter of Chicago. Capturing her thoughts and emotions in poems and stories, she is able to rise above hopelessness and create a quiet space for herself in the midst of her oppressive surroundings.

Editions:231  Date:1983 - 2019  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Bildungsromans, Bildungsromans, Bildungsromans, Juvenile works, Novels

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