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Containing four Ambrose Bierce letters.

Ambrose Bierce

Containing four Ambrose Bierce letters.

by Ambrose Bierce

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Published by Charles Romm in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bierce, Ambrose, 1842-1914? -- Correspondence.,
  • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Correspondence.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAllen, Charles Dexter, 1865-1926., Robertson, Ruth, of California.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1097.Z5 A4 1921
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 broadsides ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2087450M
    LC Control Number88128729

    Bierce, Ambrose, ? Letters of Ambrose Bierce. San Francisco, The Book Club of California [printed by John Henry Nash] (OCoLC) Named Person: Ambrose Bierce; Ambrose Bierce: Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / .   Short Biography of Ambrose Bierce. Born in Ohio in , Ambrose was the 10th of 13 children. All of them, for some reason known only to the parents, had names beginning with the first letter of the alphabet. His brothers and sisters were Abigail, Amelia, Ann, Addison, Aurelius, Augustus, Almeda, Andrew, Albert, Arthur, Adelia, and Aurelia.

    Bierce writes to his friend Danziger, 9 Nov. , with encouraging questions about his work, and a mention of his own book of fables having been published by Putnam's but not selling well. He comments that his reputation with publishers must be poor, and closes with the news that his health is better than it has been for months. Ambrose Bierce has books on Goodreads with ratings. Ambrose Bierce’s most popular book is George Thurston Three Incidents in the Life of a Man.

      The celebrated short stories of Ambrose Bierce, a writer known for his biting wit and acerbic asides toward literary and public figures, are published here in their entirety. Early in life, Ambrose Bierce served in the American Civil War: it was an experience which profoundly changed his personality and outlook on s: his career, Bierce tirelessly affected the persona of a demonic journalist.4 His first book, the pseudonymously published The Fiend’s Delight (), named for one of Satan’s minions, contains a preface that four decades later could have applied to The Devil’s Dictionary.


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A moderately elusive posthumous Bierce publication, about which BAL quotes Starrett: " printed for Charles Romm of New York, a collector, and later a dealer, on the occasion of the sale by auction of his private library [American Art Association, March 4, ].

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A t the age of 71 Bierce crossed into Mexico to join Pancho Villa's revolutionaries. In a letter to his neice Lora, Bierce wrote: "Goodbye. If you hear of my being stood up against a Mexican stone wall and shot to rags please know that I.

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Ambrose had left Milan, and to whose letters he had sent no reply. Written a.d Fantastic Fables is a collection of short stories by the American writer, satirist and author of The Devil’s Dictionary, Ambrose Bierce.

Such numerous fables and anecdotes represent a combination. Typically, the letters are four pages each, a.l.s., measuring 5” x 8” and totaling approximately pages. Other major holdings of Bierce correspondence can be found at Stanford University, UC-Berkeley, UCLA, and the University of Virginia, with other letters held at a few other institutions.

Enjoy the best Ambrose Bierce Quotes at BrainyQuote. Quotations by Ambrose Bierce, American Journalist, Born J Share with your friends. The Ambrose Bierce Letters Project. UC's collection of Ambrose Bierce letters consists of fifty-nine items.

Menu. Letter Bierce to Myles Walsh, November 4, (Transcription) Archives and Rare Books Library University of Cincinnati 8th Floor Blegen Library McMicken Circle | Cincinnati, OH This book contains a memoir and numerous letters written by the American writer, Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce.

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Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce. Over the next several decades, Ambrose’s biting and satirical observations as well as his masterful short stories were published widely including in publications like Fun, the London Sketch Book, Overland Monthly and Figaro. InBierce went to work for William Randolph Hearst’s San Francisco Examiner, where he remained until of over 1, results for Books: "Ambrose Bierce" Ambrose Bierce: The Devil's Dictionary, Tales, & Memoirs (LOA #): In the Midst of Life (Tales of Soldiers and Civilians) / Can Such Things Be.

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Newspaperman, short-story writer, poet, and satirist, Ambrose Bierce (–) is one of the most striking and unusual literary figures America has produced.

Dubbed "Bitter Bierce" for his vitriolic wit and biting satire, his fame rests largely on a celebrated compilation of barbed epigrams, The Devil's Dictionary, and a book of short.Ambrose Bierce: The Devil's Dictionary, Tales, and Memoirs, S.

T. Joshi, ed. (Boone, IA: Library of America, ) Letters. Containing Four Ambrose Bierce Letters (New York: Charles Romm, ) The Letters of Ambrose Bierce, Bertha Clark Pope [and George Sterling, uncredited], eds.

(San Francisco: Book Club of California, ).The Letters THE LETTERS OF AMBROSE BIERCE The Criticism AMBROSE BIERCE by Vincent Starrett AMBROSE BIERCE: AN APPRAISAL by Frederic Tabor Cooper ANOTHER ATTEMPT TO BOOST BIERCE INTO IMMORTALITY This book contains short stories from 50 classic, prize-winning and noteworthy authors.

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