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Contents To the Student v What Is a Short Story? 1 The Gift of the Magi 6 O. Henry 1. Love of Life 9 Jack London 2. A Cub-Pilot's Education 23 Mark Twain 3. The Tell-Tale Heart 39 Edgar Allan Poe 4. Of the Coming of John 53 W. E. B. Du Bois 5. The Lady, or the Tiger? 71 Frank R. Stockton 6. How I Went to the Mines 85 Bret Harte Glossary 103 Index 105
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English language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers.
Short stories, American -- Adaptations.