The Complete Works

ebook: The Complete Works

Sprache - Englisch

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This unique and meticulously edited collection of Stephen Crane's greatest works includes: Novels and Novellas:_x000D_ The Red Badge of Courage_x000D_ Maggie: A Girl of the Streets_x000D_ George's Mother_x000D_ The Third Violet_x000D_ Active Service_x000D_ The Monster_x000D_ The O'Ruddy_x000D_ Short Stories:_x000D_ The Little Regiment and Other Episodes from the American Civil War:_x000D_ The Little Regiment_x000D_ Three Miraculous Soldiers_x000D_ A Mystery of Heroism_x000D_ An Indiana Campaign_x000D_ A Grey Sleeve_x000D_ The Veteran_x000D_ The Open Boat and Other Stories:_x000D_ The Open Boat_x000D_ A Man and Some Others_x000D_ The Bride comes to Yellow Sky_x000D_ The Wise Men_x000D_ The Five White Mice_x000D_ Flanagan and His Short_x000D_ Filibustering Adventure_x000D_ Horses_x000D_ Death and the Child_x000D_ An Experiment in Misery_x000D_ The Men in the Storm_x000D_ The Dual that was not Fought_x000D_ An Ominous Baby_x000D_ A Great Mistake_x000D_ An Eloquence of Grief_x000D_ The Auction_x000D_ The Pace of Youth_x000D_ A Detail_x000D_ Blue Hotel_x000D_ His New Mittens_x000D_ Whilomville Stories:_x000D_ The Angel Child_x000D_ Lynx-Hunting_x000D_ The Lover and the Telltale_x000D_ "Showin' Off"_x000D_ Making an Orator_x000D_ Shame_x000D_ The Carriage-Lamps_x000D_ The Knife_x000D_ The Stove_x000D_ The Trial, Execution, and Burial of Homer Phelps_x000D_ The Fight_x000D_ The City Urchin and the Chaste Villagers_x000D_ A Little Pilgrimage_x000D_ Wounds in the Rain – War Stories:_x000D_ The Price of the Harness_x000D_ The Lone Charge of William B. Perkins_x000D_ The Clan of No-Name_x000D_ God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen_x000D_ The Revenge of the Adolphus_x000D_ The Sergeant's Private Madhouse_x000D_ Virtue in War_x000D_ Marines Signalling under Fire at Guantanamo_x000D_ This Majestic Lie_x000D_ War Memories_x000D_ The Second Generation_x000D_ Great Battles of the World:_x000D_ Vittoria_x000D_ The Siege of Plevna_x000D_ The Storming of Burkersdorf Heights_x000D_ A Swede's Campaign in Germany_x000D_ The Storming of Badajoz_x000D_ The Brief Campaign Against New Orleans_x000D_ The Battle of Solferino_x000D_ The Battle of Bunker Hill_x000D_ Last Words:_x000D_ The Reluctant Voyagers_x000D_ Spitzbergen Tales_x000D_ Wyoming Valley Tales_x000D_ London Impressions_x000D_ New York Sketches_x000D_ The Assassins in Modern Battles_x000D_ Irish Notes_x000D_ Sullivan County Sketches_x000D_ Miscellaneous_x000D_ Other Short Stories_x000D_ Poetry:_x000D_ The Black Riders and Other Lines_x000D_ War is Kind

About the Author

Stephen Crane (1871–1900) was an American poet, novelist, and short story writer, who carved a unique niche in American literature. Amidst the backdrop of the late 19th century, Crane's works stand out for their innovative style and early naturalist themes. He is perhaps best known for his novel 'The Red Badge of Courage' (1895), which depicted the harsh realities of the Civil War and the psychological complexities of fear and courage on the battlefield. In a writing career that was remarkably productive despite its brevity, Crane's contribution to the literary world extended beyond just one novel. His complete works include groundbreaking short stories such as 'The Open Boat' (1897), a tale born from his own experience of shipwreck and human endurance, and 'Maggie: A Girl of the Streets' (1893), a work that confronts poverty and the grim realities of slum life. Crane's narrative techniques and his use of irony and symbolism influence literature beyond his time. His terse prose and the impressionistic portrayal of the natural world mark a departure from the elaborate writing styles of his contemporaries. Although he died at the age of just 28 due to tuberculosis, Crane's prolific output has solidified his place amongst the most important American writers of his era, and his works continue to be studied and admired for their literary significance to this day.

Product Details

Publisher: DigiCat

Genre: Sprache - Englisch

Language: English

Size: 1872 Pages

Filesize: 2.5 MB

ISBN: 8596547005445