Author: Khalil GibranO. Henry/Anton ChekhovTranslator(s)/ Editors(s): Saki/Maupassant/Rajiv TiwariPublisher: Manoj PublicationsYear: 2010Language: EnglishPages: 463ISBN/UPC (if available): 9788131010983
The names – Saki, Khali Gibran, O. Henry, Anton Chekhov, Maupassant – need no introduction. They are living legends in their field – stories written by them are immortal. They touched almost each and every aspect of human life. In this collection of short stories we select popular writings of these authors. The stories are full of drama, emotion, enmity, thrill, romance etc. Maupassant did his writings in French and Chekhov did it in Russian. But in this book they too are in English with all their regional culture, customs and flavours. This master collection of short stories by universally acclaimed authors will prove a treasure collection for the readers.
Saki 1. The Mouse 2. Sredni Vashtar 3. The Open Window 4. The Story – Teller (Saki)5. Mrs. Pecklatide’s Tiger 6. Cross Current 7. The Blind Spot 8. The Byzentine omletie 9. Dusk 10. Forewarned 11. The Treasure Ship 12. Tea 13. On Approval 14. Cousin Teresa 15. Task Holiday 16. The Romanacer 17. Shock Tactics Khalil Gibran 1. Your Thought & Mine 2. The New Frontier 3. History and the Nation 4. Satan 5. Dead are my People 6. You have your Lebanon and I have my Lebanon 7. I Believe in you8. My Countrymen O. Henry 1. A Technical Error 2. Dream 3. Gift of the Magi 4. The Furnished Room 5. The Diamond of Kali 6. A Comedy in Rubber 7. Bexar Scrip No. 2692 8. The Guilty Party 9. Girl 10. What You Want 11. By Courier 12. The City of Dreadful Night 13. The Day we Celebrate 14. The Fifth wheel 15. The Foreign Policy of company 9916. The Gold that Glittered 17. Holding up a train 18. Supply and Demand Anton Chekhov1. In a Hotel 2. In The Graveyard 3. A Dead body 4. A Classical Student 5. In A Strange Land 6. A Story with out end 7. Ladies8. The Husband 9. In the Dark 10. The Lottery Ticket 11. Boys 12. An Adventure 13. The Kiss 14. Terror 15. The Shoemaker & the Devil 16. Bad Weather Maupassant 1. Two Friends 2. Two Little Soldiers 3. The Horrible 4. The Mustache 5. The Blind Man 6. The Donkey 7. The Diamond Necklace 8. The Thief 9. A New Year’s gift 10. The Drunkard 11. The Vagabond 12. The Model 13. Dreams