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The Cambridge Introduction to the Short Story in English

By: Adrian Hunter

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024190

ISBN: 052173441X

Condition: New


The short story has become an increasingly important genre since the mid-nineteenth century. Complementing The Cambridge Introduction to the American Short Story, this book examines the development of the short story in Britain and other English-language literatures. It considers issues of form and style alongside - and often as part of - a broader discussion of publishing history and the cultural contexts in which the short story has flourished and continues to flourish. In its structure the book provides a chronological survey of the form, usefully grouping writers to show the development of... View more info