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The short fiction of Ambrose Bierce : a comprehensive edition

Author: Ambrose Bierce; S T Joshi; Lawrence I Berkove; David E Schultz
Publisher: Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bierce, Ambrose, 1842-1914?
Short fiction of Ambrose Bierce.
Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)594919866
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ambrose Bierce; S T Joshi; Lawrence I Berkove; David E Schultz
ISBN: 1572334754 9781572334755 9781572335363 157233536X 1572335378 9781572335370 1572335386 9781572335387
OCLC Number: 62897596
Description: 3 volumes : portrait, map ; 24 cm
Contents: Volume 2. Part 1. 1868-1876 --
Some fiction from The fiend's delight --
Crazy tales from Nuggets and dust --
Dr. Deadwood, I presume --
The magician's little joke --
Nut-cracking --
Sundered hearts --
A fowl witch --
A tale of Spanish vengeance --
Juniper --
Four jacks and a knave --
Seafaring --
No charge for attendance --
Feodora --
A tale of the Bosphorus --
The grateful bear --
The early history of Bath --
John Smith, liberator --
Converting a prodigal --
The civil service in Florida --
Mrs. Dennison's head --
Pernicketty's fright --
Following the sea --
Tony Rollo's conclusion --
"The following Dorg" --
Maumee's mission --
Snaking --
Maud's papa --
Jim Beckwourth's pond --
How to saw bears --
The new bedder --
Samuel Baxter, M.D. --
Jeph Benedick's grandmother --
The sanctity of an oath --
A remarkable adventure --
The Dempsters --
Authenticating a ghost --
Jo Dornan and the ram --
Banking at Mexican Hill --
To Fiji and return --
Concerning balloons --
Two stories about Johnson --
A champion of the sex --
How I came to like dogs --
Mr. Jim Beckwourth's adventure --
Why I am not editing "The stinger" --
Corrupting the press --
Mr. Barcle's mill --
Little Larry --
My muse --
The night-doings at "Deadman's" --
A providential intimation --
Confessions of a sad dog --
The wreck of the Orion --
The late John Sweetbosh, Esq. --
Largo al Gapperino --
The baptism of Dobsho --
The race at Left Bowler --
A literary riot --
A shipwreckollection --
Perry Chumly's eclipse --
Mr. Masthead, journalist --
Mr. Swiddler's flip-flap --
The lion at bay --
The little story --
The failure of Hope & Wandel --
Curried cow --
Stringing a bear --
The miraculous guest --
A representative inquest --
Storm and sunshine --
An upper class misdemeanant --
A holiday experience --
The captain of the Camel --
The man overboard --
Part 2. 1878-1886 --
The famous Gilson bequest --
A psychological shipwreck --
Sam Baxter's eel --
"A bad woman" --
That dog --
"By her own hand" --
Infernia --
Boarding a bear --
The following bear --
A holy terror --
George Thurston --
A mirage in Arizona --
A cargo of cat --
Jupiter Doke, Brigadier-General --
The history of Windbag the sailor --
An imperfect conflagration --
My credentials --
A revolt of the gods --
"The bubble reputation" --
A story at the club --
An inhabitant of Carcosa. Volume 2. Part 3. 1887-1893 --
Killed at Resaca --
The man out of the nose --
A bottomless grave --
One of the missing --
For the Ahkoond --
Hades in trouble --
The fall of the republic --
The kingdom of Tortirra --
Bodies of the dead [I] --
Bodies of the dead [II] --
Sons of the fair star --
Hither from Hades --
A son of the gods --
Behind the veil --
My favorite murder --
A tough tussle --
Whither? --
One of the twins --
The Tamtonians --
The city of the gone away --
Chickamauga --
One officer, one man --
A horseman in the sky --
The coup de gŕce --
Two haunted houses --
The suitable surroundings --
The affair at Coulter's Notch --
The Golampians --
A watcher by the dead --
The major's tale --
The story of a conscience --
The man and the snake --
An occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge --
The realm of the unreal --
His Waterloo --
The middle toe of the right foot --
Burbank's crime --
Oil of dog --
The widower Turmore --
Haïta the shepherd --
Parker Adderson, philosopher --
A lady from Redhorse --
The boarded window --
The secret of Macarger's Gulch --
The mocking-bird --
The thing at Nolan --
A baby tramp --
The death of Halpin Frayser --
An adventure at Brownville --
The wizard of Bumbassa --
The applicant --
One kind of officer --
John Bartine's watch --
The hypnotist --
A jug of sirup --
The damned thing. Volume 3. Part 4. 1895-1904 --
The great strike of 1895 --
The eyes of the panther --
An affair of outposts --
Marooned on Ug --
The war with Wug --
Moxon's master --
The alternative proposal --
Trustland: a tale of a traveler --
The maid of Podunk --
The extinction of the Smugwumps --
Industrial discontent in ancient America --
At old man Eckert's --
A diagnosis of death --
A letter from a Btrugumian --
The future historian and his fatigue --
A chronicle of the time to be --
The dog in Ganegwag --
Part 5. 1905-1910 --
The jury in ancient America --
A vine on a house --
A man with two lives --
A wireless message --
An arrest --
The conflagration in Ghargaroo --
One summer night --
John Mortonson's funeral --
Staley Fleming's hallucination --
Insurance in ancient America --
A baffled ambuscade --
Two military executions --
The moonlit road --
An execution in Batrugia --
The other lodgers --
Beyond the wall --
A resumed identity --
Three and three are one --
Rise and fall of the aëroplane --
The stranger --
The dispersal --
An ancient hunter --
Ashes of the beacon --
The land beyond the blow --
A leaf blown in from days to be.
Other Titles: Short stories
Responsibility: edited by S.T. Joshi, Lawrence I. Berkove, and David E. Schultz.
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