The Resource The new Oxford book of Canadian short stories in English, selected by Margaret Atwood & Robert Weaver

The new Oxford book of Canadian short stories in English, selected by Margaret Atwood & Robert Weaver

Label
The new Oxford book of Canadian short stories in English
Title
The new Oxford book of Canadian short stories in English
Statement of responsibility
selected by Margaret Atwood & Robert Weaver
Title variation
Canadian short stories
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The distinction of the Canadian short story - genre that boasts two of the leading short-story writers in English, Alice Munro and Mavis Gallant - has been recognized internationally, and was celebrated in 1986 by the publication of the acclaimed first edition of this book, of which over 42,000 copies are now in print
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 813/.0108971
  • C813/.010805
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PR9197.32
  • PS8319
LC item number
  • .O94 1995
  • .N48 1995
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1921-2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Atwood, Margaret
  • Weaver, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Canada
  • Short stories, Canadian
  • Canadian fiction (English)
  • Short stories, Canadian (English)
  • Roman canadien-anglais
  • Nouvelles canadiennes-anglaises
  • Manners and customs
  • Short stories, Canadian
  • Canada
  • Kurzgeschichte
  • Kanada
  • Englisch
Label
The new Oxford book of Canadian short stories in English, selected by Margaret Atwood & Robert Weaver
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 442-460) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Haply the soul of my grandmother / Ethel Wilson -- All the years of her life / Morley Callaghan -- The wedding gift / Thomas H. Raddall -- The lamp at noon / Sinclair Ross -- The old woman / Joyce Marshall -- One-two-three little Indians / Hugh Garner -- Scarves, beads, sandals / Mavis Gallant -- Something happened here / Norman Levine -- The mask of the bear / Margaret Laurence -- The bully / James Reaney -- Getting to Williamstown / Hugh Hood -- The duel in Cluny Park / Timothy Findley -- The Jack Randa Hotel / Alice Munro -- The end of summer / Jane Rule -- Griff! / Austin C. Clarke -- Share and share alike / Marian Engel -- The woman who talked to horses / Leon Rooke -- Where is the voice coming from? / Rudy Wiebe -- The hayfield / George Bowering -- Shoeless Joe Jackson comes to Iowa / W.P. Kinsella -- Milk bread beer ice / Carol Shields -- Bear country / Audrey Thomas -- As birds bring forth the sun / Alistair MacLeod -- The black queen / Barry Callaghan -- The years in exile / John Metcalf -- True trash / Margaret Atwood -- God is not a fish inspector / W.D. Valgardson -- A class of new Canadians / Clark Blaise -- The meaning of the marriage / Cynthia Flood -- Flowers for weddings and funerals / Sandra Birdsell -- Trotsky's first confessions / Matt Cohen -- Celia behind me / Isabel Huggan -- One good story, that one / Thomas King -- Deer heart / Bonnie Burnard -- For Puzzled in Wisconsin / Bronwen Wallace -- Swain Corliss, hero of Malcolm's Mills (now Oakland, Ontario) November 6, 1814 / Douglas Glover -- Making it / Margaret Gibson -- Sociology / Katherine Govier -- We so seldom look on love / Barbara Gowdy -- Dancing bear / Guy Vanderhaeghe -- The ghost of Firozsha Baag / Rohinton Mistry -- Sans Souci / Dionne Brand -- Transfigurations / Janice Kulyk Keefer -- Red plaid shirt / Diane Schoemperlen -- White shoulders / Linda Svendsen -- Digging up the mountains / Neil Bissoondath -- The chmarnyk / Caroline Adderson
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 462 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036781876
Label
The new Oxford book of Canadian short stories in English, selected by Margaret Atwood & Robert Weaver
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 442-460) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Haply the soul of my grandmother / Ethel Wilson -- All the years of her life / Morley Callaghan -- The wedding gift / Thomas H. Raddall -- The lamp at noon / Sinclair Ross -- The old woman / Joyce Marshall -- One-two-three little Indians / Hugh Garner -- Scarves, beads, sandals / Mavis Gallant -- Something happened here / Norman Levine -- The mask of the bear / Margaret Laurence -- The bully / James Reaney -- Getting to Williamstown / Hugh Hood -- The duel in Cluny Park / Timothy Findley -- The Jack Randa Hotel / Alice Munro -- The end of summer / Jane Rule -- Griff! / Austin C. Clarke -- Share and share alike / Marian Engel -- The woman who talked to horses / Leon Rooke -- Where is the voice coming from? / Rudy Wiebe -- The hayfield / George Bowering -- Shoeless Joe Jackson comes to Iowa / W.P. Kinsella -- Milk bread beer ice / Carol Shields -- Bear country / Audrey Thomas -- As birds bring forth the sun / Alistair MacLeod -- The black queen / Barry Callaghan -- The years in exile / John Metcalf -- True trash / Margaret Atwood -- God is not a fish inspector / W.D. Valgardson -- A class of new Canadians / Clark Blaise -- The meaning of the marriage / Cynthia Flood -- Flowers for weddings and funerals / Sandra Birdsell -- Trotsky's first confessions / Matt Cohen -- Celia behind me / Isabel Huggan -- One good story, that one / Thomas King -- Deer heart / Bonnie Burnard -- For Puzzled in Wisconsin / Bronwen Wallace -- Swain Corliss, hero of Malcolm's Mills (now Oakland, Ontario) November 6, 1814 / Douglas Glover -- Making it / Margaret Gibson -- Sociology / Katherine Govier -- We so seldom look on love / Barbara Gowdy -- Dancing bear / Guy Vanderhaeghe -- The ghost of Firozsha Baag / Rohinton Mistry -- Sans Souci / Dionne Brand -- Transfigurations / Janice Kulyk Keefer -- Red plaid shirt / Diane Schoemperlen -- White shoulders / Linda Svendsen -- Digging up the mountains / Neil Bissoondath -- The chmarnyk / Caroline Adderson
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 462 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036781876

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