Whilomville Stories (Dodo Press)
By (author) Stephen Crane
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Whilomville Stories (Dodo Press) by Stephen Crane
Book DescriptionStephen Crane (1871-1900) was an American novelist, poet and journalist. He is best known for his novel Red Badge of Courage (1895). The novel introduced for most readers Crane's strikingly original prose, an intensely rendered mix of impressionism, naturalism and symbolism. He lived in New York City a bohemian life where he observed the poor in the Bowery slums as research for his first novel, Maggie: A Girl of the Streets (1893), a milestone in uncompromising realism and in the early development of literary naturalism. He became shipwrecked in route to Cuba in early 1897, an experience which he later transformed into his short story masterpiece, The Open Boat (1898). Crane's poetry, which he called 'lines' rather than poems, was also strikingly new in its minimalist meter and rhyme. It employed symbolic imagery in order to communicate at times heavy-handed irony and paradox. Other works include Active Service (1899), The Monster (1899), The Blue Hotel (1899), Whilomville Stories (1900) and Wounds in the Rain (1900).
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781409901594
Paperback / softback
(229mm x 152mm x 8mm)
Imprint: Dodo Press
Publisher: Dodo Press
Publish Date: 18-Apr-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Stephen Crane
Red Badge of Courage, Paperback (February 2015)
“Undoubtedly, this edition of America’s major Civil War novel will become indispensable to any serious reader of Stephen Crane.” — Olivia Carr Edenfield, Georgia Southern University
Red Badge of Courage and Four Stories, Paperback / softback (September 2014)
Here is Crane's masterpiece, "The Red Badge of Courage," together with four of his most famous short stories: The Open Boat, The Blue Hotel, The Upturned Pace, and The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky. Revised reissue.
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