The Colonial Short Story: Adventure and the exotic

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The exotic short story from Kipling and Haggard to Somerset Maugham, Graham Greene and James Joyce.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Cambridge History of the English Short Story
EditorsDominic Head
Place of PublicationCambridge
PublisherCambridge University Press
Number of pages18
ISBN (Print)978-1-107-16742-1
Publication statusPublished - 2016


  • short story
  • exotic
  • adventure
  • Rudyard Kipling
  • Rider Haggard
  • Joseph Conrad
  • Somerset Maugham
  • James Joyce
  • Hugh Clifford
  • colonialism
  • postcolonialism

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