The Oxford Book of Scottish Short Stories

The Oxford Book of Scottish Short Stories

Book - 2001
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From tales of the supernatural to pungent social realism, and from the humorous to the disturbing, whether rural or urban, this anthology shows the vitality of the Scottish short story.Douglas Dunn's eclectic selection displays the marvellous range of Scottish story-telling, beginning with three early traditional tales, and including a wealth of writers from the last three centuries: amongst them Sir Walter Scott, Robert Louis Stevenson, J. M. Barrie, Violet Jacob, Neil Gunn, EricLinklater, Alasdair Gray, James Kelman, and younger talents such as Ronald Frame, Janice Galloway, and A. L. Kennedy.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2001]
ISBN: 9780192801906
0192801902
Characteristics: xxix, 476 p. ; 20 cm.
Additional Contributors: Dunn, Douglas

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