Published December 20, 2005
by Scholarly Publishing Office, University of Michigan Library .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||316|
Stories and sketches by our best authors. Boston, Lee and Shepard, (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: OCLC Number: Description: 3 preliminary leaves, pages 20 cm: Contents: The skeleton at the banquet. Seeley RegesterLet those laugh who win. The Project Gutenberg EBook of Stories and Sketches, by Various This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere in the United States and most other parts of the world at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. Title: Stories and Sketches by our best authors Author: Various Release Date: Septem [EBook #] Language. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Stories and sketches by our best authors. Boston, Lee and Shepard, (DLC) (OCoLC)
Anonymously Edited Anthology. STORIES AND SKETCHES BY OUR BEST AUTHORS. Boston: Lee and Shepard, Octavo, pp.  [ blank] [note: first leaf is a blank], flyleaves at front and rear, original terra cotta cloth, front and rear panels ruled in blind, spine panel stamped in gold, cream coated endpapers. Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Stories and sketches by our best authors. Boston: Lee and Shepard, (DLC)nuc The Real Thing: Stories and Sketches is just that- brief vignettes about about people in crises or challenged in some way by their interrelationships. Some entries are actual stories with plot and character development, and some are short glances as people go about seemingly mundane things/5(4). A Country Doctor and Selected Stories and Sketches [Jewett, Sarah Orne] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Country Doctor and Selected Stories and Sketches Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally important /5(8).
In this collection of sixteen stories and three sketches, translated by Rakhshanda Jalil, Manto brazenly celebrates the warts of a seemingly decent society as well as its dark underbelly - tired and overworked prostitutes in 'The Candle's Tears' or 'Loser all the Way'; ruthless as also humane pimps in 'The Hundred Candle Watt Bulb' and 'Sahay'; the utter helplessness of men in the face of a /5(6). The Penguin edition divides the lengthy sketches into four sections: "Sketches from our Parish:;:Scenes of London"; "Characters" and the best section "Tales" which are humorous short stories. The book is illustrated by George Cruikshank a good friend of the author and Cited by: Item Details. A The Boys Best Book Stories, Poems, and Sketches by various authors including Laurie Loring, Louisa M. Alcott and more. This book was published by W. B. Conkey Company of London, New York and Chicago in The book features illustrated cover . This is a wonderful collection of one of my favorite authors' work. It includes the two most famous novels--We Have Always Lived in the Castle (her best, in my opinion) and The Haunting of Hill House (a great and influential work)--along with a generous selection of stories, including of course The Lottery, the story that put her on the literary map/5.