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Consideration of the authors and periodicals represented in The best American short stories, 1931-1950

Title: Consideration of the authors and periodicals represented in The best American short stories, 1931-1950.
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Name(s): Potter, Richard C., author
Clapp, Robert George, professor directing thesis.
Florida State University, degree granting institution
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 1957
Publisher: Florida State University
Place of Publication: Tallahassee, Florida
Physical Form: computer
online resource
Extent: 1 online resource (iv, 56 leaves)
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: This paper examines the characteristics of The Best American Short Stories and the personalities reponsible for this series. More specifically, the goal of the paper is to add intelligence to the general store of knowledge in the area of the American short story, first, by demonstrating through statistics, biographical data and a summation of critical opinion the salient characteristics of the series; second, by giving statistical-analytical data relative to the periodicals furnishing the selections; third, by presenting statistical-biographical characteristics of the authors contributing to the series; and fourth, by making a biographical examination of the important personalities intimately associated with the series.
Identifier: FSU_historic_akd9033 (IID)
Bibliography Note: Includes bibliographical references (leaves 55-56).
Note(s): Typescript.
"August, 1957."
"Submitted to the Graduate Council of Florida State University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts."
Advisor: Robert G. Clapp, Professor Directing Paper.
Subject(s): Best American short stories ... and the yearbook of the American short story
Best short stories of ... and the yearbook of the American short story
Journalism -- Editing
Short stories, American -- United States -- Periodicals
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fsu/fd/FSU_historic_akd9033
Owner Institution: FSU

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Potter, R. C. (1957). Consideration of the authors and periodicals represented in The best American short stories, 1931-1950. Retrieved from http://purl.flvc.org/fsu/fd/FSU_historic_akd9033