Brown Wolf and Other Stories
Publisher: Read & Co. Books
This vintage book contains a collection of short stories by Jack London. John Griffith London (1876 – 1916), also known as Jack London, was an American journalist, social activist, and novelist. He was an early pioneer of commercial magazine fiction, becoming one of the first globally-famous celebrity writers who were able to earn a large amount of money from their writing. London is famous for his contributions to early science fiction and also notably belonged to "The Crowd", a literary group an Francisco known for its radical members and ideas. Contents include: “Brown Wolf”, “That Spot”, “Trust”, “All Gold Canyon”, “The Story of Keesh”, “Nam-Bok the Unveracious”, “Yellow Handkerchief”, “Make Westing”, “The Heathen”, “The Hobo and the Fairy”, “Just Meat”, and “A Nose for the King”. Other notable works by this author include: “The Cruise of the Dazzler” (1902), “The Kempton-Wace Letters” (1903), and “The Call of the Wild” (1903). Many vintage books such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive. It is with this in mind that we are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern, high-quality edition complete with a specially-commissioned new biography of the author.