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Published: 07 May 2009

480 Pages

8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches

ISBN: 9780199561605

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The Oxford Book of English Short Stories

edited by A. S. Byatt

Oxford Books of Prose & Verse

  • Edited by prize-winning novelist, essayist, broadcaster, and reviewer A. S. Byatt
  • The 37 short stories featured range from Dickens, Trollope, and Hardy to J. G. Ballard, Angela Carter, and Ian McEwan
  • Encompasses comedy and tragedy, farce and delicacy, elegance and the grotesque, ranging from social realism to the supernatural, surreal fantasy to science fiction