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.
CRANE, Stephen. The Black Riders and Other Lines.
Boston : 1895First edition, deluxe issue, one of 50 copies printed in green on japon. The Black Riders is first book of poetry by Stephen Crane (1871-1900), famous for his 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... Learn More£3,750.00
Stock Code: 117295
CRANE, Stephen. The Red Badge of Courage. An Episode of the American Civil War.
New York : 1895First 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... Learn More£22,500.00
Stock Code: 49515
CRANE, Stephen. Maggie.
London : 1896First UK edition, first impression, revised by the author from the first US edition of 1893. The novel ranks among the first works of American Naturalism, and is known for its gritty realism and strident social commentary. The American author and critic Henry Edward Rood declared the novel "one of the most powerful, terrible and hideous studies of the... Learn More£225.00
Stock Code: 130026