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(Literary Essentials: Short Fiction Masterpieces)
ph_0111207084-Gordon.jpg Caroline Gordon Published by Salem Press, Inc.

Caroline Gordon was a distinguished novelist, short-story writer, essayist, and literary critic. In the field of literary criticism, she is admired for her contributions to New Criticism and to theories of form and symbolic structure. Her most famous work of literary criticism, written with her husband, Allen Tate, is The House of Fiction: An Anthology of the Short Story (1950), an anthology of short stories designed to illustrate methods for reading and interpreting fiction.