The Necklace and Other Short Stories

The Necklace and Other Short Stories

By Guy de Maupassant; Dover Thrift Editions

Dover Publications, Paperback, 9780486270647, 128pp.

Publication Date: February 5, 1992

Description
Nine memorable classics, characterized by ironic twists of plot, include "Ball of Fat," regarded by many as technically one of the finest short stories ever written, "The Necklace," "A Piece of String," "Mme. Tellier's Establishment," "Mademoiselle Fifi," "Miss Harriet," "A Way to Wealth," "My Uncle Jules" and "The Horla."