The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce

Volume IIX: Epigrams, On With the Dance, Negligible Tales

Author: Ambrose Bierce
Published: 1911
Language: English
Wordcount: 68,881 / 204 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 56.9
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 1,413
Added to site: 2005.04.27
mnybks.net#: 10184
Buy new from: Amazon or Barnes & Noble
Find it used: eBay or AbeBooks
Get as AudioBook: Audible or AudioBooks.com
Excerpt

NEGLIGIBLE TALES
    A Bottomless Grave
     Jupiter Doke, Brigadier-General
    The Widower Turmore
    The City of the Gone Away
    The Major's Tale
    Curried Cow
    A Revolt of the Gods
    The Baptism of Dobsho
    The Race at Left Bower
    The Failure of Hope & Wandel
    Perry Chumly's Eclipse
    A Providential Intimation
    Mr. Swiddler's Flip-Flap
    The Little Story

THE PARENTICIDE CLUB
    My Favorite Murder
    Oil of Dog
    An Imperfect Conflagration
    The Hypnotist

THE FOURTH ESTATE
    Mr. Masthead, Journalist
     Why I am not Editing "The Stinger"
    Corrupting the Press
    "The Bubble Reputation"

THE OCEAN WAVE
    A Shipwreckollection
     The Captain of "The Camel"
    The Man Overboard
    A Cargo af Cat

"ON WITH THE DANCE!" A REVIEW
     The Prude in Letters and Life
    The Beating of the Blood
    There are Corns in Egypt
    A Reef in the Gabardine
     Enter a Troupe of Ancients, Dancing
    Cairo Revisited
     Japan Wear and Bombay Ducks
     In the Bottom of the Crucible
    Counsel for the Defense
    They all Dance
    Lust, Quoth'a
    Our Grandmothers' Legs

EPIGRAMS

Cover image for

Download


show mobile phone QR code

Donate a small amount via Paypal below or read about some other ways that you can support ManyBooks.