Bierce, Ambrose. Tales of Soldiers & Civilians, 1st ed.
By One of the Darkest and
Death-haunted Voices in American Literature
Bierce, Ambrose. TALES OF SOLDIERS AND CIVILIANS. San Francisco: 1891. 1st ed., 300p. [Eicher #726]
An engaging collection of short stories, by probably the most important writer who was a combat soldier in the Civil War, and one of the darkest and death-haunted voices in American literature. Based on Bierce’s own experiences during the war, including his most famous piece, “An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge”.
Scarce! Water damage on bds.; weak ft. hng.; rub; lt. ch. extr.; else very good.