2 edition of Great short stories. found in the catalog.
Great short stories.
Grace Bechtold Gans
Includes Tarkington"s Monsieur Beaucaire, Poe"s The Black Cat, Chekov"s The Bet, de Maupassant"s The Diamond Necklace, Stockton"s The Lady or the Tiger? and Doyle"s The Five Orange Pips.
|Statement||Illustrated by Hamilton Greene.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||191|
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