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Contemporary women"s short stories : an anthology

Susan Hill

Contemporary women"s short stories : an anthology

by Susan Hill

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Published by Micheal Joseph in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories -- Women authors.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected and introduced by Susan Hill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6120.92.W65 H55 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 339 p. ;
    Number of Pages339
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL901843M
    ISBN 100718136284
    LC Control Number95194477

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A good book on the whole, and I'd recommend it as an introduction to some interesting writers - but it's not quite as good an anthology as the Oxford Book of Modern Women's Short Stories, Hermione Lee's fabulous Secret Self volumes (two volumes or one fat one) or indeed Hill's first volume for Penguin.3/5(1).

This book of short stories had very few duff stories and I enjoyed the selection immensely. The volume shows that the contemporary short story is alive and thriving, despite its lack of commercial appeal outside of traditional womens' magazines/5(16).

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