Atlantic Narratives: Modern Short Stories


This book, published in 1918 by the Atlantic Monthly Press, is a collection of 23 "modern short stories", written by various authors as follows: Cornelia A. P. Comer, Amy Wentworth Stone, Elizabeth Ashe, Dallas Lore Sharp, H. G. Dwight, Mary Lerner, Charles Caldwell Dobie, Henry Seidel Canby, Zephine Humphrey, Katharine Fullerton Gerould, Katharine Butler, Madeleine Z. Doty, F. J. Louriet, Ernest Starr, C. A. Mercer, Margaret Sherwood, E. Nesbit, E. V. Lucas, Margaret Lynn, Margaret Prescott Montague, and Arthur Russell Taylor. This audio compilation begins with the stories themselves, each Section followed by the editor's Biographical and Interpretative Notes, and at the end of the collection, the book's lengthy Introduction is included for the benefit of scholars who may be interested in editor Charles Swain Thomas' detailed opinions on what makes a short story compelling and why women excel in this genre. (Summary by Michele Fry)

Genre(s): Anthologies

Language: English

Group: Atlantic Narratives, Modern Short Stories

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 The Preliminaries Cornelia A. P. Comer Etext Mike Pelton
00:43:03 en
Play 02 Buttercup-Night John Galsworthy Etext Mike Pelton
00:18:57 en
Play 03 Hepaticas Anne Douglas Sedgwick Etext Arie
00:54:30 en
Play 04 Possessing Prudence Amy Wentworth Stone Etext Michele Fry
00:23:01 en
Play 05 The Glory-Box Elizabeth Ashe Etext fshort
00:41:31 en
Play 06 The Spirit of the Herd Dallas Lore Sharp Etext Lynne Thompson
00:18:44 en
Play 07 In the Pasha's Garden H. G. Dwight Etext Arie
00:45:15 en
Play 08 Little Selves Mary Lerner Etext Arie
00:30:03 en
Play 09 The Failure Charles Caldwell Dobie Etext Jennifer Dorr
00:26:49 en
Play 10 Business is Business Henry Seidel Canby Etext ScottReyonoldsVoice
00:27:53 en
Play 11 Nothing Zephine Humphrey Etext Julia Niedermaier
00:22:48 en
Play 12 A Moth of Peace Katharine Fullerton Gerould Etext Lucretia B.
00:56:43 en
Play 13 In No Strange Land Katharine Butler Etext Mike Pelton
00:14:36 en
Play 14 Little Brother Madeline Z. Doty Etext Arie
00:15:48 en
Play 15 What Road Goeth He? F. J. Louriet Etext Mike Pelton
00:19:35 en
Play 16 The Clearer Sight Ernest Starr Etext Jessica Atha
00:41:28 en
Play 17 The Garden of Memories C. A. Mercer Etext Lynne Thompson
00:13:43 en
Play 18 The Clearest Voice Margaret P. Sherwood Etext Michele Fry
00:20:55 en
Play 19 The Marble Child E. Nesbit Etext Arie
00:24:32 en
Play 20 The One Left E. V. Lucas Etext Julia Niedermaier
00:11:37 en
Play 21 The Legacy of Richard Hughes Margaret Lynn Etext Michele Fry
00:38:21 en
Play 22 Of Water and the Spirit Margaret Prescott Montague Etext Arie
00:30:55 en
Play 23 Mr. Squem Arthur Russell Taylor Etext Arie
00:21:03 en
Play 24 Introduction Charles Swain Thomas Etext Michele Fry
00:42:04 en