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Ambrose Bierce.

Vincent Starrett

Ambrose Bierce.

by Vincent Starrett

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bierce, Ambrose, 1842-1914? -- Criticism and interpretation.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1920 ed.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1097.Z5 S7 1969
    The Physical Object
    Pagination50 p.
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5437411M
    ISBN 100804606390
    LC Control Number73086063

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    Ambrose Bierce () was an American author and Civil War veteran. "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" is a short story set during the American Civil War and is considered Bierce's finest work. Ambrose Bierce Collected Works. 34 likes 2 talking about this. The twelve-volume Collected Works were published in , the seventh volume of which consists solely of The Devil's ers:

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