Title Maggie: A Girl of the Streets and Other Short Fiction
Binding Paper Back
Book Condition Used - Very Good
Publisher Bantam Classics February 1986
0553213555 / 9780553213553
Seller ID 332417
Not yet famous for his Civil War masterpiece, The Red Badge of Courage," "Stephen Crane was unable to find a publisher for his brilliant Maggie: A Girl of the Streets," "finally printing it himself in 1893.
Condemned and misunderstood during Crane's lifetime, this starkly realistic story of a pretty child of the Bowery has since been recognized as a landmark work in American fiction.
Now Crane's great short novel of life in turn-of-the-century New York is published in its original form, along with four of Crane's best short stories-"The Blue Hotel, The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky, The Monster, "and "The Open Boat-"stories of such remarkable power and clarity that they stand among the finest short stories ever written by an American.