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    Collier’s Best: A Selection of Short Stories from the Magazine ed. Knox Burger (New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1951, 299pp, hc)
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    • vii · Introduction · Knox Burger · in
    • 1 · National Honeymoon · Paul Horgan · ss Collier’s Mar 4 1950
    • 21 · Courtesy of the Road · Mack Morriss · ss Collier’s Nov 5 1949
    • 27 · Letters from Cairo · James Robbins Miller · ss Collier’s Jun 11 1949
    • 42 · I Hate a Dumpy Woman · Margaret Chase · ss Collier’s Nov 19 1949
    • 60 · The Man Who Flew Into a Rage · Walt Grove · ss Collier’s Mar 11 1950
    • 78 · The Second Pasture · Christine Weston · ss Collier’s Feb 3 1951
    • 95 · The Auction · Dillon Anderson · ss Collier’s Jan 27 1951
    • 112 · The Kissing Kind · Al Hine · ss Collier’s
    • 129 · Matthew and the Lace Curtain · Joseph Carroll · ss Collier’s
    • 145 · Second Table · John D. Weaver · ss Collier’s Feb 25 1950
    • 160 · Breakfast in Bed · Jack Finney · ss Collier’s May 15 1948
    • 176 · Summer’s Ending · Jack Weeks · ss Collier’s Sep 17 1949
    • 194 · Rosinback · James Martin Young · ss Collier’s
    • 213 · The Red Dog · Howard Maier · ss Collier’s Sep 10 1949
    • 222 · The Rise of Carthage · Lawrence Williams · ss Collier’s Dec 17 1949
    • 239 · Straight Life · Joseph Petracca · ss Collier’s Aug 21 1950
    • 254 · Monday Come Home · John Andrew Rice · ss Collier’s Sep 3 1949
    • 269 · The Pest · William R. Scott · ss Collier’s Jun 24 1950
    • 285 · Zone of Interior · James Ross · ss Collier’s Jul 30 1949





    The Oxford Book of English Short Stories ed. A. S. Byatt (Oxford University Press 0-19-214238-0, Apr ’98, £19.99, xxx+439pp, hc, cover by Leonora Carrington)
    Anthology of 37 stories from the 19th and 20th centuries. Authors include Dickens, Hardy, Wells, James, Kipling, Ballard, and Angela Carter.
    • xv · Introduction · A. S. Byatt · in
    • 1 · The Sacristan of St. Botolph · William Gilbert · nv The Magic Mirror, Alexander Strahan 1866
    • 18 · The Haunted House · Charles Dickens · nv All the Year Round Christmas 1859
    • 44 · Relics of General Chassé: A Tale of Antwerp · Anthony Trollope · ss
    • 63 · A Mere Interlude · Thomas Hardy · nv Bolton Weekly Journal Oct 1885
    • 93 · Little Brother · Mary Mann · ss
    • 97 · Two Doctors · M. R. James · ss A Thin Ghost, Longmans, Green 1919
    • 105 · Behind the Shade · Arthur Morrison · ss
    • 110 · ‘Wireless’ · Rudyard Kipling · ss Scribner’s Aug 1902
    • 127 · Under the Knife · H. G. Wells · ss The New Review Jan 1896, as “Slip Under the Knife”
    • 139 · A White Night · Charlotte Mew · ss Temple Bar May 1907
    • 155 · The Toys of Peace · Saki · ss
    • 160 · The Tremendous Adventures of Major Brown [Rupert Grant; Basil Grant] · G. K. Chesterton · ss Harper’s Weekly Dec 19 1903
    • 180 · Some Talk of Alexander · A. E. Coppard · ss
    • 188 · The Reverent Wooing of Archibald · P. G. Wodehouse · ss The Strand Aug 1928
    • 204 · Solid Objects · Virginia Woolf · ss The Athenaeum Oct 22 1920
    • 210 · The Man Who Loved Islands · D. H. Lawrence · nv The Dial Jul 1927
    • 233 · The Tragedy in Green · Ronald Firbank · ss
    • 243 · A Widow’s Quilt · Sylvia Townsend Warner · ss
    • 250 · Nuns at Luncheon · Aldous Huxley · ss
    • 264 · Landlord of the Crystal Fountain · Malachi Whitaker · ss Selected Stories, Jonathan Cape
    • 270 · On the Edge of the Cliff · V. S. Pritchett · ss
    • 286 · A Dream of Winter · Rosamund Lehmann · ss
    • 295 · An Englishman’s Home · Evelyn Waugh · ss
    • 311 · The Destructors · Graham Greene · ss Picture Post Jul 24 1954 (+1)
    • 325 · The Waterfall · H. E. Bates · nv Lovat Dickson’s Magazine Dec 1933
    • 345 · The Troll · T. H. White · ss Gone to Ground 1935
    • 355 · The Blush · Elizabeth Taylor · ss 1958
    • 362 · At Hiruharama · Penelope Fitzgerald · ss New Writing, ed. Malcolm Bradbury & ???? Cooke, Minerva 1992
    • 369 · My Flannel Knickers · Leonora Carrington · ss The Seventh Horse, Paris: Flammarion 1989; Written c. 1955, first published in French in 1976.
    • 372 · Enoch’s Two Letters · Alan Sillitoe · ss Men, Women and Children, London: W.H. Allen 1973
    • 381 · Dream Cargoes · J. G. Ballard · ss War Fever, Collins 1990
    • 396 · Telephone · John Fuller · vi The Worm and the Star, Chatto & Windus 1993
    • 398 · My Story · John Fuller · vi The Worm and the Star, Chatto & Windus 1993
    • 400 · The Kiss · Angela Carter · ss Harper’s 1977
    • 403 · The Beauty of the Dawn Shift · Rose Tremain · ss
    • 420 · Solid Geometry · Ian McEwan · ss Fantastic Feb 1975
    • 435 · Dead Languages · Philip Hensher · ss 1997


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