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An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

Ambrose Bierce | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
Downloads: 14980
Pages: 277

Short story by Ambrose Bierce, published in 1891 in Tales of Soldiers and Civilians, a collection that in 1898 was revised, enlarged, and retitled in the Midst of Life. The narrative concerns the final thoughts of a Southern planter as he is being hanged by Union soldiers. In the brief period...

Beauty and the Beast, and Tales from Home

Beauty and the Beast, and Tales from Home

Bayard Taylor | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
Downloads: 10418
Pages: 174

Nevertheless, Prince Alexis was no longer the same man; his giant strength and furious appetite were broken. He was ever ready, as formerly, for the chase and the drinking-bout; but his jovial mood no longer grew into a crisis which only utter physical exhaustion or the stupidity of drunkenness...


Marjorie's Three Gifts

Marjorie's Three Gifts

Louisa May Alcott | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
Downloads: 2284
Pages: 20

In vain they searched; in vain Marie wailed and Belle declared it must be somewhere; no wreath appeared. It was duly set down in the bill, and a fine sum charged for a head-dress to match the dainty forget-me-nots that looped the fleecy skirts and ornamented the bosom of the dress. It had...

Options

Options

O. Henry | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
Downloads: 7160
Pages: 147

Options is O. Henry's sixth short story collection. The stories typical Henry, are masterfully put together, but lack any unifying themes.

Other Tales and Sketches

Other Tales and Sketches

Nathaniel Hawthorne | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
Downloads: 2519
Pages: 23

"Tales and Sketches" offers what no reader has ever been able to find--an authoritative edition of Hawthorne's complete stories in a single comprehensive volume.


Over the Sliprails

Over the Sliprails

Henry Lawson | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
Downloads: 3919
Pages: 96

The Oracle and I were camped together. The Oracle was a bricklayer by trade, and had two or three small contracts on hand. I was "doing a bit of house-painting". There were a plasterer, a carpenter, and a plumber -- we were all T'othersiders, and old mates, and we worked things together.

Page's Short Stories

Page's Short Stories

Thomas Nelson Page | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
Downloads: 2980
Pages: 98

Page's Short Stories by Thomas Nelson Page.

Passing of the Third Floor Back

Passing of the Third Floor Back

Jerome K. Jerome | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
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Pages: 20

Passing of the Third Floor Back by Jerome K. Jerome.


Reginald in Russia and Other Stories

Reginald in Russia and Other Stories

H. H. Munro (Saki) | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
Downloads: 3287
Pages: 56

Saki (pseudonym of H. H. Munro), English author, is best known for his witty, sometimes whimsical, often cynical and bizarre short stories; they are collected in Reginald.

Returning Home

Returning Home

Anthony Trollope | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
Downloads: 2194
Pages: 18

In the first month of her hurry and flurry Mrs. Arkwright was a happy woman. She would see her mother again and her sisters. It was now four years since she had left them on the quay at Southampton, while all their hearts were broken at the parting. She was a young bride then, going forth with her...

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