A comprehensive reference to short fiction from Great Britain, Ireland, and the British Commonwealth. With approximately 450 entries, this A-to-Z guide explores the literary contributions of such writers as Joseph Conrad, James Joyce, D H Lawrence, Rudyard Kipling, Oscar Wilde, Katherine Mansfield, Martin Amis, and others.56 aBURNING BABY, THEa thinks back on his life and analyzes the influence that drink and religion have had on him. Buchana#39;s early short stories were inspired by his holidays in the Borders in Scotland; his protagonists usually were young Oxford scholars who found ... Whether the contrast is between England and Scotland or between Britain and Africa, the same notion of a precarious balance betweenanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Facts on File Companion to the British Short Story|
|Publisher||:||Infobase Publishing - 2007-01-01|