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7 edition of The classic short story. found in the catalog.

The classic short story.

Ira Konigsberg

The classic short story.

by Ira Konigsberg

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1.K8363 Cl, PN6014 Cl
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 446 p.
    Number of Pages446
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5758566M
    ISBN 100060437480
    LC Control Number71144238
    OCLC/WorldCa145802

    Please enjoy these great stories, fairy-tales, fables, and nursery rhymes for children. They help kids learn to read and make excellent bedtime stories! We have hundreds of great children's stories for you to share. You may also enjoy Favorite Fairy Tales, Books for Young Readers, Children's Poems, Lullabies and Short Stories for Students. Short stories are often collected together with other short stories, poetry, art, and/or essays in order to form a larger book, although it is becoming more common for short stories to be released as stand-alone ebooks.

    This is a list of children's classic books published no later than and still available in the English language.. Books specifically for children existed by the 17th century. Before that, books were written mainly for adults – although some later became popular with children. Canadian classics: An anthology of short stories by John; Struthers Metcalf and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Classic Short Story - AbeBooks Passion for books.

      We’ve curated a list of the best short stories for a quick read. Let’s be honest, classic books can take a ton of time to read because the language is dated and the story . The story of The Three Little Pigs featured here has been adapted from different sources and from childhood memory. The primary sources are English Fairy Tales, retold by Flora Annie Steel () with illustrations by L. Leslie Brooke from the story is featured in our Favorite Fairy Tales and Children's Stories.


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