Short Stories - Saki, and Carey, John (Volume editor)
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The North American timber wolf who suddenly replaces Colonel Hampton's wife is one of many alarming animals - hyenas, tigers, a talking cat, a formidable ferret - that rampage through the stories of `Saki' (H H Munro). Aided by a cast of ruthless children, and by Saki's icy wit, they throw the Edwardian social world into hilarious and appalling disarray. This selection of Saki's fiction, which includes his tragi-comic novel, The Unbearable Bassington , illustrates his power to `dazzle and delight' - as Graham Greene put it ...

Short Stories 1994, Oxford Paperbacks, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780192831699


Short stories 1976, Folio Society, London

ISBN-13: 9780850670912