Saki (pseud. of H.H. Munro), English author, is best known for his witty, sometimes whimsical, often cynical & bizarre short stories. They're collected in Reginald, The Chronicles of Clovis, Beasts & Super-Beasts etc. Beasts & Super-Beasts includes: The She-Wolf; Laura; The Boar-Pig; The Brogue; The Hen; The Open Window; The Treasure-Ship; The Cobweb; The Lull; The Unkindest Blow; The Romancers; The Schartz-Metterklume Method; The 7th Pullet; The Blind Spot; Dusk; A Touch of Realism; Cousin Teresa; The Yarkand Manner; The Byzantine Omelette; The Feast of Nemesis; The Dreamer; The Quince Tree; The Forbidden Buzzards; The Stake; Cloves on Parental Responsibilities; A Holiday Task; The Stalled Ox; The Story-Teller; A Defensive Diamond; The Elk; Down Pens; The Name-Day; The Lumber-Room; Fur; The Philanthropist & the Happy Cat; & On Approval.