This book is a compilation of classic short stories by the worlds greatest writers. The stories have been carefully chosen to showcase the authors versatility and skill as storytellers. The collection covers an extraordinary range of themes, styles and settings, allowing the reader to get a glimpse of another world gone by. Yet, these stories seem timeless, and the characters in them show the same foibles, fears and hopes as people in the brave new world of the 21st century. This collection includes works by:E.M. Forster, Walter de la Mare, Joseph Conrad, Mulk Raj Anand, Katherine Mansfield, Anatole France, Karel Capek, Leo Tolstoy, Alexander Pushkin, Hans Christian Andersen, Giovanni Boccaccio, Nizami, Edith Wharton, Edgar Allan Poe, Saki, W. Somerset Maugham, R.L. Stevenson, Liam OFlaherty, Guy de Maupassant, Anton Chehov, Maxim Gorky, Miguel Cervantes, Luigi Pirandello, Richard F. Burton, O. Henry and Ernest Hemingway
The World Greatest Short Stories (Paperback)
By Aditya Rathod,
the best short stories by the greats in one book a very great concept..edgar allan poe, anton chekov, leo tolstoy all in one with their masterpiece ..the genres ranging from emotinal drama, romatic stories among others ...is a bouquet of creative writing for a person who is a virgin in the land of writing..the books perhaps just gives a glimpse of the writings by the great... we go through all his classic set of short stories and for a rookie this is a perfect buy to get to know about the writers and the imaginative and intricate characters they help up ponder upon...
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