iii-xxv, 365 pp., introductory history of the short story, biographies and questions, list of short stories for supplementary reading. Some edgewear/bumping, corners and spine ends somewhat chipped, PO names inside (including two individuals and a school district), cracking at p 86. A clean, unmarked copy.
The editors present a collection of short stories by such authors as O. Henry, Booth Tarkington, Rudyard Kipling, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Fannie Hurst, Katherine Mansfield and others along with a biographical snapshot of each author and discussion questions for each story.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall