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best British short stories of 1923 and yearbook of the British short story

O"Brien, Edward Joseph Harrington

best British short stories of 1923 and yearbook of the British short story

by O"Brien, Edward Joseph Harrington

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Published by Longmans, Green in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement, edited by Edward J. O"Brien and John Cournos.
ContributionsCournos, John, 1881-1966.
The Physical Object
Pagination333 p.
Number of Pages333
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16819316M

THE YEARBOOK OF THE BRITISH AND IRISH SHORT STORY, JULY, , TO JUNE, Abbreviations Addresses of Periodicals Publishing Short Stories The Roll of Honour A List of Other Distinctive Stories Articles on the Short Story in British Periodicals Volumes of Short Stories Published in Great Britain and Ireland INTRODUCTION. The Best British Short Stories of with an Irish and Colonial Supplement, ed. Edward J. O The Best British Short Stories & The Yearbook of the British and Irish Short Story, ed. Edward J. O’Brien, Houghton Mifflin The Oxford Book of Sea Stories, ed. Tony Tanner, Oxford University Press * The Third Secretary.

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