Stories from the Sea-Side City (Stories from the Sea-Side City, #1)
by S a Ballantyne
My Lady Ludlow (Academy Victorian Classics)
by Elizabeth Gaskell
Introduction by Anita Miller. Lady Ludlow is absolute mistress of Hanbury Court and a resolute opponent of anything that might disturb the class system into which she was born.
Penguin Book of Welsh Short Stories
'It is my hope that the Wales of the past and present is well represented in this volume, together with the world of work and workmen in some of our more ravaged terrains.'In twenty-four short stories, written by Welsh men and women, for the most part about Welsh people, we are treated to depictions of valley and mountain, country and town, as well as offered powerful and moving insights into the nature of the people.
American Stories (Modern Asian Literature)
by Kafu Nagai
Nagai Kafu is one of the greatest modern Japanese writers, but until now his classic collection, American Stories, based on his sojourn from Japan to Washington State, Michigan, and New York City in the early years of the twentieth century, has never been available in English. Here, with a detailed and insightful introduction, is an elegant translation of Kafu's perceptive and lyrical account. Like de Tocqueville a century before, Kafu casts a fresh, keen eye on vibrant and varied America-world...
Selected Stories by Lu Wenfu (Gems of Chinese Literature S.)
by Lu Wenfu
The Father (Maupassant Original Short Stories, #6)
by Guy de Maupassant