The Blue Hotel + The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky + The Open Boat (3 famous stories by Stephen Crane)
Sprache - Englisch
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This carefully crafted ebook: " The Blue Hotel + The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky + The Open Boat (3 famous stories by Stephen Crane)" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. This omnibus contains the 3 famous stories by Stephen Crane: The Blue Hotel The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky The Open Boat Stephen Crane (1871-1900) was an American novelist, short-story writer, and poet who is often called the first modern American writer. Crane was a correspondent in the Greek-Turkish War and the Spanish American War, penning numerous articles, war reports and sketches.
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Stephen Crane (1871–1900) was an influential American novelist, short story writer, and poet who is often credited with early modernist innovations. Tackling the underlying themes of human existence and morality, Crane's literary works delve into the plights and moral dilemmas of his characters with a distinctly naturalistic flair. Among his most notable contributions to the literary canon are 'The Red Badge of Courage,' a seminal work exploring the psychological turmoil of a soldier in the American Civil War, and a triptych of short stories comprising 'The Blue Hotel,' 'The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky,' and 'The Open Boat.' 'The Blue Hotel' is an exploration of the social dynamics and the inevitable unfolding of fate within the microcosm of a Nebraska hotel. 'The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky' shines a light on the fading Old West and the amusing yet poignant entrance of a sheriff and his new bride into a town anticipating a gunfight. 'The Open Boat,' based on Crane's own harrowing experience of shipwreck, is a testament to his belief in the naturalist tradition, reflecting the stark indifference of nature to human suffering and the fragile bond between men confronting the indifferent forces of nature. Though his life was cut prematurely short at the age of 28, Stephen Crane's works continue to resonate, his lean, vivid prose, and his fearless narrative innovations marking him as a significant figure in the transition to modern American literature.
Genre: Sprache - Englisch
Size: 167 Pages
Filesize: 396.9 KB
Published: Nov. 17, 2023