15 mighty fine short story collections

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The Essential Tales of Chekhov
1.  The Essential Tales of Chekhov by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov
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  "The undisputed master."
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Dubliners (Penguin Modern Classics)
2.  Dubliners (Penguin Modern Classics) by Joyce James
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  "Probably the best single collection ever."
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Cathedral
3.  Cathedral by Raymond Carver
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  "The best work of the modern American master."
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Labyrinths: Selected Stories and Other Writings (Penguin Modern Classics)
4.  Labyrinths: Selected Stories and Other Writings (Penguin Modern Classics) by Jorge Luis Borges
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  "Admire an intellectual gargantuan at the peak of his powers."
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Everything That Rises Must Converge
5.  Everything That Rises Must Converge by Flannery O'Connor
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  "Her stories are almost as good as her name."
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Jesus' Son
6.  Jesus' Son by Denis Johnson
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  "Hard to believe that such an amazing book is so under-appreciated (no cover picture?)"
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Metamorphosis and others stories
7.  Metamorphosis and others stories by Franz Kafka
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  "I know where he's coming from."
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Winesburg, Ohio (Penguin Twentieth-century Classics)
8.  Winesburg, Ohio (Penguin Twentieth-century Classics) by Sherwood Anderson
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  "The starting point for the 20th century American short story."
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Diary of a Madman (Classics)
9.  Diary of a Madman (Classics) by Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol
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  ""The Nose" is one of the funniest stories ever."
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Teach Us to Outgrow Our Madness: Four Short Novels
10.  Teach Us to Outgrow Our Madness: Four Short Novels by Kenzaburo Oe
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  "Short novels, short stories.... either way, they're very good."
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Selected Short Stories (Classics)
11.  Selected Short Stories (Classics) by Guy de Maupassant
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  "A bit barmy, but always enjoyable."
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On the River Styx (Vintage International)
12.  On the River Styx (Vintage International) by Peter Matthiessen
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  "One of the most underrated American writers of the 20th century."
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Selected Stories of E.Welty (Modern Library)
13.  Selected Stories of E.Welty (Modern Library) by Eudora Welty
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  "Another master from the south."
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Three Tales (Classics)
14.  Three Tales (Classics) by Gustave Flaubert
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  "The trials of achieving sainthood..."
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The Call of the Wild, White Fang, and Other Stories
15.  The Call of the Wild, White Fang, and Other Stories by Jack London
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  "Great for kids and adults alike!"
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