A Day in the Country and Other Stories (Oxford World's Classics)

A Day in the Country and Other Stories (Oxford World's Classics)

Guy de Maupassant, David Coward


as well as the name tale, this option of twenty-seven tales contains one in every of Maupassant's most renowned stories, "The Necklace," and "Le Horla," a story with unusual parallels to the author's personal descent into insanity, in addition to many different provocative and infrequently chilling works--spanning the entire variety of human experiences--from low farce, to excessive tragedy.

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