This series contains 515 essays, revolving around authors of short fiction. Essays are arranged alphabetically by author and provide in-depth overviews of short-story writers. Each essay contains full birth and death data, substantial listings of literary works by genre, and an analysis and survey of the major themes and techniques in the writer's work, using specific titles for examples. Finally, there is a list of other publication by genre, and an annotated bibliography.We shall examine briefly the film versions of Herman Melvillea#39;s Bartleby the Scrivener, Joseph Conrada#39;s aquot;The Secret Sharer, aquot; and Shirley Jacksona#39;s aquot;The Lottery.aquot; The other five films in the series are listed in the filmography at the end of thisanbsp;...
|Title||:||Critical Survey of Short Fiction: Essays 1-817|
|Author||:||Frank Northen Magill|