Once Upon a Time

Wyatt, Edith
July 1916
New Republic;7/8/16, Vol. 7 Issue 88, p250
Discusses the qualities that make short stories attractive to many readers. Entertainment sought by the lover of short stories; Expression of American national fictive in short tales and sketches; Short stories written by many American novelists; Comparison with English short stories; Literary interests possessed by the readers and writers of China; Reasons for the pervasive taste for short tales; Observation that the short story taste is a lyric taste.


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