Lover of the Fancy

Early C20th American culture and dissent

The Complete Short Stories
Ernest Hemingway


The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway will stand as the definitive collection by the man whose craft and vision remains an enduring influence on generations of readers and writers.

Paperback, 788pp
Scribner, 1998
ISBN 9780684843322



Foreword — Publisher’s Preface — Part I. The First Forty-nine — Preface to The First Forty-nine — The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber — The Capital of the World — The Snows of Kilimanjaro — Old Man at the Bridge — Up in Michigan — On the Quai at Smyrna — Indian Camp — The Doctor and the Doctor’s Wife — The End of Something — The Three-Day Blow — The Battler — A Very Short Story — Soldier’s Home — The Revolutionist — Mr. and Mrs. Elliot — Cat in the Rain — Out of Season — Cross-Country Snow — My Old Man — Big Two-Hearted River: Part I — Big Two-Hearted River: Part II — The Undefeated — In Another Country — Hills Like White Elephants — The Killers — Che Ti Dice La Patria? — Fifty Grand — A Simple Enquiry — Ten Indians — A Canary for One — An Alpine Idyll — A Pursuit Race — Today Is Friday — Banal Story — Now I Lay Me — After the Storm — A Clean, Well-Lighted Place — The Light of the World — God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen — The Sea Change — A Way You’ll Never Be — The Mother of a Queen — One Reader Writes — Homage to Switzerland — A Day’s Wait — A Natural History of the Dead — Wine of Wyoming — The Gambler, the Nun, and the Radio — Fathers and Sons — Part II. Short Stories Published in Books or Magazines Subsequent to The First Forty-nine — One Trip Across — The Tradesman’s Return — The Denunciation — The Butterfly and the Tank — Night Before Battle — Under the Ridge — Nobody Ever Dies — The Good Lion — The Faithful Bull — Get a Seeing-Eyed Dog — A Man of the World — Summer People — The Last Good Country — An African Story — Part III. Previously Unpublished Fiction — A Train Trip — The Porter — Black Ass at the Cross Roads — Landscape with Figures — I Guess Everything Reminds You of Something — Great News from the Mainland — The Strange Country