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The Complete Works of Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose Bierce

Publisher: Shrine of Knowledge

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The Complete Works of Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce was an American short story writer, journalist, poet, and Civil War veteran. His book The Devil's Dictionary was named as one of "The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature" by the American Revolution Bicentennial Administration.
This collection includes the following:
The Fiend’s Delight
The Land Beyond the Blow
Cobwebs from an Empty Skull
Can Such Things Be?
Tales of Soldiers and Civilians
Fantastic Fables
Present at a Hanging
Negligible Tales
The Parenticide Club
The Fourth Estate
The Ocean Wave
“On with the Dance!”
Epigrams
Ashes of the Beacon
Working for an Empress
Across the Plains
The Mirage
A Sole Survivor
The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce, Volume 1
The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce, Volume 2
The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce, Volume 3
The Devil’s Dictionary

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