Fifty Great Short Stories (Random House LCC US)
50 Great Short Stories is a comprehensive selection from the worlds finest short fiction. The authors represented range from Hawthorne, Maupassant, and Poe, through Henry James, Conrad, Aldous Huxley, and James Joyce, to Hemingway, Katherine Anne Porter, Faulkner, E.B. White, Saroyan, and OConnor. The variety in style and subject is enormous, but all these stories have one point in commonthe enduring quality of the writing, which places them among the masterpieces of the worlds fiction.