Great Short Story Authors

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Can you name the authors included in 'The Art of the Short Story'?

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Short StoryAuthorNationality
Flowering JudasAmerican
The Yellow WallpaperAmerican
To Build A FireAmerican
Dead Men's PathNigerian
A Good Man Is Hard To Find; RevelationAmerican
The Man to Send Rain CloudsAmerican
Whare Are You Going, Where Have You Been?American
The GuestFrench
The NecklaceFrench
Happy EndingsCanadian
The Garden of Forking PathsArgentine
How I Met My HusbandCanadian
A Clean Well-Lighted PlaceAmerican
The Lady with the Pet Dog; MiseryRussian
American; Gimpel the FoolYiddish/Polish/American
A Haunted HouseEnglish
The Real ThingAmerican
Araby; The DeadIrish
The Death of Ivan IlychRussian
A Very Old Man with Enormous WingsColombian
A Simple HeartFrench
Short StoryAuthorNationality
Cathedral; A Small, Good ThingAmerican
The SwimmerAmerican
A Party Down at the SquareAmerican
Barn Burning; A Rose for EmilyAmerican
The Fall of the House of Usher; The Tell-Tale HeartAmerican
The Storm; The Story of an HourAmerican
Paul's CaseAmerican
Bartleby, the Scrivener: A Story of Wall-StreetAmerican
A Company of Laughing FacesSouth African
The LotteryAmerican
Young Goodman Brown; The BirthmarkAmerican
Sonny's BluesAmerican
The Secret SharerPolish/British
The Ones Who Walk Away from OmelasAmerican
The OvercoatRussian
Before the Law; The MetamorphosisAustro-Hungarian
Everyday UseAmerican
Babylon RevisitedAmerican
Why I Live at the P.O.American
The Open BoatAmerican
A Woman on a RoofRhodesian/British
Odour of Chrysanthemums; The Rocking-Horse WinnerEnglish
Miss Brill; The Garden-PartyNew Zealander
Roman FeverAmerican

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