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CRANE, Stephen.

Rare books by Stephen Crane, including first editions, and signed first edition copies of The Red Badge of Courage, Whilomville Stories, and Maggie: A child of the streets.

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  1. The Black Riders and Other Lines.

    The Black Riders and Other Lines.

    First edition, first printing; one of 500 copies of this first book of poems by writer Stephen Crane (1871-1900), who is more generally noted for novels such as his acclaimed Civil War tale The Red Badge of Courage, published in the same year as this collection. Crane was a prolific writer of poetry, though only in private at first, writing five or six poems a day. Learn More
    £875

    Date of Publication: 1895

    Published: Boston

    Stock Code: 85149

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  2. The Red Badge of Courage. An Episode of the American Civil War.

    The Red Badge of Courage. An Episode of the American Civil War.

    First edition, first printing, first issue; exceptionally rare in the dust jacket. The Red Badge of Courage is considered one of the most influential works in American literature. The novel, a depiction of the cruelty of the American Civil War, features a young recruit who overcomes initial fears to become a hero on the battlefield. The book made Crane an international success. Learn More
    £22,500

    Date of Publication: 1895

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 49515

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  3. Maggie. A child of the streets.

    Maggie. A child of the streets.

    First UK Edition, First Impression. Learn More
    £375

    Date of Publication: 1896

    Published:

    Stock Code: 35915

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  4. Whilomville Stories.

    Whilomville Stories.

    First Edition, First Printing, UK Issue with the London title page. Learn More
    £100

    Date of Publication: 1900

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    Stock Code: 31392

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