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It probably makes me a bad person, but I love the assumption of all of Bierce’s characters that they are decent people.

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Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Bierce Publicado en http: The Times of India. Sus modales eran bruscos aunque no ms, segn mi parecer, que lo queconsentan las circunstancias. Special Groupings Supernatural Disappearances. Consultado el 28 de octubre de Sometimes it gets downright crazy, like a music box that not only barks like a dog and crows at dawn, but also breaks the 10 commandments–it dizzies the mind to mksteriosas how a box would, for example, violate the 7th, or the 8th.

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Sep 24, Elina rated it it was amazing. Refresh and try again. A quick, amusing read that appealed to my sense of humour. Bierce employed a distinctive style of writing, especially in his stories. Kindle Edition60 pages. History, Beliefs, and Modern Ideas. How very, very odd. To ask other readers questions about El clan de los parricidas y otras historias macabrasplease sign up.

Este distinguido cientfico ha expuesto sus argumentosen un libro titulado VerschwindenundSeineTheorie, que ha causadocierto revuelo, particularmente, aduce un escritor, entre los proslitosdeHegel y los matemticos que sostienen la existencia real de un lla-madonoeuclideano-o sea: Bierce disappeared in December A marvelous little gem, this compilation of bizarre short stories, depicts a culture whose moral values are inverted, hilarious and morbid.

In Bierce’s tales, supernatural apparitions are not always evil; sometimes ee even seek love, ot A selection of Bierce tales with varied themes of fantastic reality and horror. Cuentos de Ambrose Bierce. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The diction is the joy of the satire, the overly polite and genteel way the brigands talk.

Jan 09, Carla rated it liked it Shelves: Ningn sonido provendra de ellas, en ellas no exis-tiran las sensaciones. Books by Ambrose Bierce. Written over a century ago, this book is now in the ambrosw domain, so you should be able to find a free ebook copy.

I also love the fact that the protagonists are all so matter-of-fact about their crimes, as if it was just a minor inconvenience in their lives. Facundo Albassini rated it really liked it Jun 13, Want to Deapariciones saving…. A series of rather morbid and grotesques tales, depicting family murders and related by the murderers The tales include: Pao Granger Kope marked it as to-read Apr 25, The Great Migration Begins: Ambrose Bierce – Alguns Contos Documents.


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En presencia de un ahorcado by Ambrose Bierce

So, this book, this collection of short stories was what I expected. But so compelling and hilarious! Fierce and Furious Documents. When I was in high school, my class was assigned Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge in which Bierce describes in his always exquisite prose, dry as the only sherry I’ll drink, the botched hanging of a Civil War spy and his subsequent escape.

But, in a way, I did love it. buerce

So terrible and so, so, funny. Any doubts as to the authorship of the tales at the time were dashed away inwhen the article – renamed “Mysterious Disappearances” – was included with other short stories by Bierce in his book entitled Can Such Things Be? The sardonic view of human nature that informed his work — along with his vehemence as a critic, with his motto “nothing matters” — earned him the nickname “Bitter Bierce.

Jul 13, Ant rated it did not like it.