The Complete Short Stories of Stephen Crane
Sprache - Englisch
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This meticulously edited short story collection is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents: Table of Contents: Maggie: A Girl of the Streets George's Mother The Third Violet The Monster The Little Regiment and Other Episodes from the American Civil War: The Little Regiment Three Miraculous Soldiers A Mystery of Heroism An Indiana Campaign A Grey Sleeve The Veteran The Open Boat and Other Stories: The Open Boat A Man and Some Others The Bride comes to Yellow Sky The Wise Men The Five White Mice Flanagan and His Short Filibustering Adventure Horses Death and the Child An Experiment in Misery The Men in the Storm The Dual that was not Fought An Ominous Baby A Great Mistake An Eloquence of Grief The Auction The Pace of Youth A Detail Blue Hotel His New Mittens Whilomville Stories: The Angel Child Lynx-Hunting The Lover and the Telltale "Showin' Off" Making an Orator Shame The Carriage-Lamps The Knife The Stove The Trial, Execution, and Burial of Homer Phelps The Fight The City Urchin and the Chaste Villagers A Little Pilgrimage Wounds in the Rain – War Stories: The Price of the Harness The Lone Charge of William B. Perkins The Clan of No-Name God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen The Revenge of the Adolphus The Sergeant's Private Madhouse Virtue in War Marines Signalling under Fire at Guantanamo This Majestic Lie War Memories The Second Generation Great Battles of the World: Vittoria The Siege of Plevna The Storming of Burkersdorf Heights A Swede's Campaign in Germany The Storming of Badajoz The Brief Campaign Against New Orleans The Battle of Solferino The Battle of Bunker Hill Last Words: The Reluctant Voyagers Spitzbergen Tales Wyoming Valley Tales London Impressions New York Sketches The Assassins in Modern Battles Irish Notes Sullivan County Sketches Miscellaneous Other Short Stories: The Black Dog A Tent in Agony An Experiment in Luxury The Judgement of the Sage The Scotch Express Marines Signaling Under Fire at Guantanamo Twelve O'Clock The Great Boer Trek A Dark-Brown Dog Manacled The Woof of Thin Red Threads
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Stephen Crane (November 1, 1871 – June 5, 1900) was an American poet, novelist, and short story writer. Prolific throughout his short life, Crane crafted stories that blend his keen observations with innovative prose, leading to his recognition as an important figure in American literature. Perhaps best known for his novel 'The Red Badge of Courage' (1895), which garnered widespread acclaim for its realistic depiction of a young soldier's Civil War experiences, Crane's contributions extend beyond this celebrated work. His compilation, 'The Complete Short Stories of Stephen Crane', offers a comprehensive view of the author's mastery in the short fiction format. Drawing from naturalism and impressionism, Crane's narratives often center on characters facing adversity and depict the harsh realities of life. His writing style is characterized by vivid imagery, irony, and a sense of irony, with powerful, sometimes sparse dialogue. Despite a life cut short by tuberculosis at the age of 28, Crane's literary output was substantial and his influence on modernist literature is undisputed. His experiential approach to storytelling, along with his bold approach to tackling social issues and the human condition, cemented his legacy as a pioneer in the transition towards more naturalistic and stark narratives in the canon of American literature.
Genre: Sprache - Englisch
Umfang: 930 Seiten
Größe: 1,9 MB
Veröffentlichung: 15. November 2023