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

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