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Short stories in the making

a writers" and students" introduction to the technique and practical composition of short stories, including an adaptation of the principles of the stage plot to short story writing

by Neal, Robert Wilson

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Published by Oxford University Press, American Branch; [etc., etc.] in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short story

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert Wilson Neal, A.M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3373 .N3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. L., vii-xiv, 269 p.
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23338541M
    LC Control Number14021618
    OCLC/WorldCa333211

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