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The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway - Ernest Hemingway

The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway

Paperback Published: August 1998
ISBN: 9780684843322
Number Of Pages: 672

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THE ONLY COMPLETE COLLECTION BY THE NOBEL PRIZE-WINNING AUTHOR

In this definitive collection of Ernest Hemingway's short stories, readers will delight in the author's most beloved classics such as ""The Snows of Kilimanjaro," "Hills Like White Elephants,"" and ""A Clean, Well-Lighted Place,"" and will discover seven new tales published for the first time in this collection. For Hemingway fans "The Complete Short Stories" is an invaluable treasury.

Forewordp. xi
Publisher's Prefacep. xv
"The First Forty-nine"p. 1
Preface to "The First Forty-nine"p. 3
The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomberp. 5
The Capital of the Worldp. 29
The Snows of Kilimanjarop. 39
Old Man at the Bridgep. 57
Up in Michiganp. 59
On the Quai at Smyrnap. 63
Indian Campp. 65
The Doctor and the Doctor's Wifep. 71
The End of Somethingp. 77
The Three-Day Blowp. 83
The Battlerp. 95
A Very Short Storyp. 105
Soldier's Homep. 109
The Revolutionistp. 117
Mr. and Mrs. Elliotp. 121
Cat in the Rainp. 127
Out of Seasonp. 133
Cross-Country Snowp. 141
My Old Manp. 149
Big Two-Hearted River: Part Ip. 161
Big Two-Hearted River: Part IIp. 171
The Undefeatedp. 181
In Another Countryp. 206
Hills Like White Elephantsp. 211
The Killersp. 215
Che Ti Dice La Patria?p. 223
Fifty Grandp. 231
A Simple Enquiryp. 250
Ten Indiansp. 253
A Canary for Onep. 258
An Alpine Idyllp. 262
A Pursuit Racep. 267
Today Is Fridayp. 271
Banal Storyp. 274
Now I Lay Mep. 276
After the Stormp. 283
A Clean, Well-Lighted Placep. 288
The Light of the Worldp. 292
God Rest You Merry, Gentlemenp. 298
The Sea Changep. 302
A Way You'll Never Bep. 306
The Mother of a Queenp. 316
One Reader Writesp. 320
Homage to Switzerlandp. 322
A Day's Waitp. 332
A Natural History of the Deadp. 335
Wine of Wyomingp. 342
The Gambler, the Nun, and the Radiop. 355
Fathers and Sonsp. 369
Short Stories Published in Books or Magazines Subsequent to "The First Forty-nine"p. 379
One Trip Acrossp. 381
The Tradesman's Returnp. 410
The Denunciationp. 420
The Butterfly and the Tankp. 429
Night Before Battlep. 437
Under the Ridgep. 460
Nobody Ever Diesp. 470
The Good Lionp. 482
The Faithful Bullp. 485
Get a Seeing-Eyed Dogp. 487
A Man of the Worldp. 492
Summer Peoplep. 496
The Last Good Countryp. 504
An African Storyp. 545
Previously Unpublished Fictionp. 555
A Train Tripp. 557
The Porterp. 571
Black Ass at the Cross Roadsp. 579
Landscape with Figuresp. 590
I Guess Everything Reminds You of Somethingp. 597
Great News from the Mainlandp. 602
The Strange Countryp. 605
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ISBN: 9780684843322
ISBN-10: 0684843323
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 672
Published: August 1998
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.96 x 13.97  x 3.18
Weight (kg): 0.6

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Ernest Hemingway

About the Author


Ernest Hemingway was born in Chicago in 1899, the second of six children. In 1917, he joined the Kansas City Star as a cub reporter. The following year, he volunteered as an ambulance driver on the Italian front, where he was badly wounded but decorated for his services. He returned to America in 1919, and married in 1921.

In 1922, he reported on the Greco-Turkish war before resigning from journalism to devote himself to fiction. He settled in Paris, associating with other expatriates like Ezra Pound and Gertrude Stein, a group Hemingway later dubbed the "Lost Generation". He was passionately involved with bullfighting, big-game hunting and deep-sea fishing. He covered the Spanish Civil War, inspiring his novel
For Whom The Bell Tolls, and was present during the liberation of Paris in 1945. Recognition of his position in contemporary literature came in 1954 when he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature, following the publication of The Old Man and the Sea. He lived in Canada, Paris, Florida and Cuba before moving to Idaho where died in 1961.

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