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

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