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The great modern American stories

William Dean Howells

The great modern American stories

an anthology

by William Dean Howells

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Garrett Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Short stories, American,
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled and edited, with an introd. by William Dean Howells.
      SeriesThe great modern stories series.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ1.H84 Gr15, PS648.S5 Gr15
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 432 p. ;
      Number of Pages432
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4588385M
      ISBN 100512007691
      LC Control Number77350341
      OCLC/WorldCa2129183

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