Fifty Best American Short Stories, 1915-1965

Fifty Best American Short Stories, 1915-1965

Book - 1965
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Publisher: Boston, MA : Houghton Mifflin, 1965
Branch Call Number: FIC/FIF
Alternative Title: The Best American short stories
The survivors / Elsie Singmaster
The lost Phoebe / Theodore Dreiser
The golden honeymoon / Ring W. Lardner
I'm a fool / Sherwood Anderson
A telephone call / Dorothy Parker
Double birthday / Willa Carter
The faithful wife / Morley Callaghan
The little wife / William March
Bagbylon revisited / F. Scott Fitzgerald
How beautiful with shoes / Wilbur Daniel Steele
Resurrection of a life / William Saroyan
Only the dead know Brooklyn / Thomas Wolfe
A life in the day of a writer / Tess Slesinger
The iron city / Lovell Thompson
Christ in concrete / Pietro Di Donato
The chrysanthemums / John Steinbeck
Bright and morning star / Richard Wright
Hand upon the waters / William Fualkner
The net / Robert M. Coates
Nothing ever breaks except the heart / Kay Boyle
Search through the streets of the city / Irwin Shaw
Who lived and died believing / Nancy Hale
The peach stone / Paul Horgan
Dawn of remembered Spring / Jesse Stuart
The catbird seat / James Thurber
Of this time, of that place / Lionel Trilling
The wind and the snow of winter / Walter Van Tilburg Clark
The enormous radio / John Cheever
Children are bored on Sunday / Jean Stafford
The NRACP / George P. Elliott
In Greenwich there are many gravelled walks / HOrtense Calisher
The other foot / Ray Bradbury
Three players of a summer game / Tennessee Williams
A mother's tale / James Agee
The magic barrel / Bernard Malamud
A circle in the fire / Flannery O'Connor
The first flower / Augusta Wallace Lyons
The contest for Aaron Gold / Philip Roth
One ordinary day, with Peanuts / Shirley Jackson
To the wilderness I wander / Frank Butler
The ledge / Lawrence Sargent Hall
This morning, this evening, so soon / James Baldwin
Tell me a riddle / Tillie Olsen
The old army game / George Garrett
Pigeon feathers / John Updike
Sound of a drunken drummer / H. W. Blattner
The keyhole eye / John Stewart Carter
A long day's dying / William Eastlake
Upon the sweeping flood / Joyce Carol Oates


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