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Time and the Gods

By: Lord (Edward J. M. D. Plunkett) Dunsany

...sany between 1944 and 1956. Those letters are collected in the book Arthur C. Clarke & Lord Dunsany: A Correspondence. Time and the Gods, a series of short stories written in a myth-like style, was first published in 1906. (Summary from Wikipedia)...

Short stories, Fantasy

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Book of Wonder, The

By: Lord (Edward J. M. D. Plunkett) Dunsany

Fantasy, Short stories

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Short Science Fiction Collection 037

By: Various

...s the consequences of ideas which are roughly consistent with nature and scientific method, but are not facts of the author’s contemporary world. The stories often represent philosophical thought experiments presented in entertaining ways. Protagonists typically “think” rather than “shoot” their way out of problems, but the definition is flexible because there are no limit...

Science , Short stories

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Extract from Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven (version 3)

By: Mark Twain

Short stories, Fantasy, Humor

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Sammlung deutscher Gedichte 002

By: Various

Short stories, Poetry

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Fujishiro-san Kei. 2: Fujishiro-san-kei

By: Yuki Nojin

Description: Collection of short stories.

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Lifted Masks

By: Susan Glaspell

In this collection of short stories, Susan Glaspell examines the unique character of America and its people. (Summary by wildemoose)

Short stories, Fiction

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Shoes and Stockings: A Collection of Short Stories

By: Louisa May Alcott

...Here are tales of love and war, modesty and frivolity, laughter and tears. Louisa May Alcott wrote many, many short stories. This collection shares but 6/7 of them. (Summary by Carolyn Frances - I may want to add a little bit more later.)...

Short stories, Literature, Children, Historical Fiction, Teen/Young adult

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Peterkin Papers, The

By: Lucretia P. Hale

Short stories, Children, Humor

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Boy Scout And Other Stories For Boys, The

By: Richard Harding Davis

...youth incarnate,” and there is probably nothing that he wrote of which a boy would not some day come to feel the appeal. But there are certain of his stories that go with especial directness to a boy’s heart and sympathies and make for him quite unforgettable literature. A few of these were made some years ago into a volume, “Stories for Boys,” and found a large and enthus...

Short stories, Adventure, Children, Teen/Young adult

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Белые ночи (White Nights)

By: Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Short stories

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Short Story Collection Vol. 035

By: Various

’s Short Story Collection 035: a collection of 20 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of members.

Fiction, Short stories

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Noveller fra det moderne gennembrud

By: Various ; Forskellige forfattere

Short stories

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Schatzkästlein des Rheinischen Hausfreundes (Auswahl)

By: Johann Peter Hebel

Literature, Short stories

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Clog Shop Chronicles

By: John Ackworth

...hich continue into Beckside Lights (1897) and Doxy Dent (1899). Based on an entertaining group of characters who gather round the clog shop fire, the stories are sentimental at times, but Ackworth has a nice sense of irony and refrains from Methodist proselytizing. Ackworth was also a student of the Lancashire dialect and the spoken passages in his books are mostly written...

Fiction, Short stories

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Landarzt, Ein. Kleine Erzählungen

By: Franz Kafka

Literature, Short stories

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Castles in the Air

By: Baroness Emmuska Orczy

...playwright and artist of Hungarian noble origin. She was most notable for her series of novels featuring the Scarlet Pimpernel. Castles in the Air, a short novel or perhaps more like a collection of short stories with memories of a French Rouge in the early 19th century Paris, was published in 1921 and about it I quote from the foreword: In very truth my good friend Ratich...

Fiction, Short stories

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Short Story Collection Vol. 038

By: Various

’s Short Story Collection 038: a collection of 20 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of members.

Short stories

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Short Story Collection Vol. 007

By: Various

’s Short Story Collection 007: a collection of 20 short essays and fiction in the public domain read by a variety of members.

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Indiscreet Letter, The

By: Eleanor Hallowell Abbott

...Three fellow travelers on a train enter into a discussion concerning what they would call an 'indiscreet letter.' The discussion albeit short, produces some rather interesting revelations during the journey and at journey's end. (Summary by Kehinde)...

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