Fifty Famous People: A Book of Short Stories
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Fifty Famous People: A Book of Short Stories

By James Baldwin
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Table of Contents
  • FIFTY FAMOUS PEOPLE
  • PREFATORY NOTE
    • CONTENTS
      • SAVING THE BIRDS
    • SAVING THE BIRDS
      • ANOTHER BIRD STORY
    • SPEAKING A PIECE
    • WRITING A COMPOSITION
    • THE WHISTLE
    • THE ETTRICK SHEPHERD
      • II
        • A BOY'S SONG
    • THE CALIPH AND THE POET
    • "BECOS! BECOS! BECOS!"
    • A LESSON IN HUMILITY
    • THE MIDNIGHT RIDE
    • THE BOY AND THE WOLF
    • ANOTHER WOLF STORY
      • II
    • THE HORSESHOE NAILS
      • II
    • THE LANDLORD'S MISTAKE
    • A LESSON IN MANNERS
    • GOING TO SEA
    • THE SHEPHERD-BOY PAINTER
    • TWO GREAT PAINTERS
    • THE KING AND THE BEES
    • OUR FIRST GREAT PAINTER
    • THE YOUNG SCOUT
    • THE LAD WHO RODE SIDESADDLE
    • THE WHISPERERS
    • HOW A PRINCE LEARNED TO READ
      • II
    • "READ, AND YOU WILL KNOW"
    • THE YOUNG CUPBEARER
      • II
      • III
    • THE SONS OF THE CALIPH
    • THE BOY AND THE ROBBERS
      • A LESSON IN JUSTICE
    • THE GENERAL AND THE FOX
    • THE BOMB
      • A STORY OF OLD ROME
    • SAVED BY A DOLPHIN
      • "LITTLE BROTHERS OF THE AIR"
    • A CLEVER SLAVE
    • ONE OF AESOP'S FABLES
    • THE DARK DAY
    • THE SURLY GUEST
      • III
    • THE STORY OF A GREAT STORY
    • THE KING AND THE PAGE
    • THE HUNTED KING
      • "TRY, TRY AGAIN!"
    • WHY HE CARRIED THE TURKEY
    • THE PADDLE-WHEEL BOAT
    • THE CALIPH AND THE GARDENER
    • THE COWHERD WHO BECAME A POET
      • II
    • THE LOVER OF MEN
    • THE CHARCOAL MAN AND THE KING
    • WHICH WAS THE KING?
    • THE GOLDEN TRIPOD
      • II
      • III
      • IV
      • V
      • VI
      • VII
    • FIFTY FAMOUS PEOPLE
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