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The Poems And Stories Of Fitz-James O"Brien V2

by Fitz-James O"Brien

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsWilliam Winter (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages510
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10522432M
ISBN 100548202109
ISBN 109780548202104

Online library of short stories by Fitz James O'Brien. Includes summaries, biography, links and analysis. User-friendly layout, fully searchable. A Mystery By Fitz-James O’Brien. Matthews, Brander. The Short-Story a book, over which I generally read myself to sleep. I opened the volume as soon as I had laid my head upon the pillow, and instantly flung it to the other side of the room. It was Goudon’s “History of Monsters”—a curious French work.

Fitz-James O'Brien: What Was It? It is, I confess, with considerable diffidence that I approach the strange narrative which I am about to relate. The events which I purpose detailing are of so extraordinary and unheard-of a character that I am quite prepared to meet with an unusual amount of incredulity and scorn. The Supernatural Tales of Fitz-James O'Brien, Volume One: Macabre Tales 15 copies The Golden Ingot / My Wife's Tempter 14 copies, 1 review The Diamond Lens and Other Stories 13 copies, 1 review.

FITZ-JAMES O'BRIEN: OUR YOUNG AUTHORS -- MELVILLE. IN PUTNAM'S MONTHLY MAGAZINE (NEW YORK), FEBRUARY When Typee first appeared, great was the enthusiasm. The oddity of the name sets critics a wondering. For ourselves, we fling the book away, with an anathema on the author that we should be sorry for him to hear. Title: The poems and stories of Fitz-James O'Brien Author(s): Fitz James O'Brien, John and Son bkp Wilson CU-BANC, William Winter ISBN: / (USA edition) Publisher: Nabu Press Availability: Amazon Amazon UK Amazon CAAuthor: Fitz-James O'brien.


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His friend, William Winter, collected The Poems and Stories of Fitz James O'Brien, to which are added personal recollections by old associates that survived him (Boston, ). Winter also wrote a chapter on O'Brien in his book Brown Heath and Blue Bells (New York, ).

Bibliography Notable Short stories "The Diamond Lens" ()Died: 6 April (aged 35), Cumberland, Maryland. The Poems and Stories of Fitz-James O'Brien book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Purchase of this book includes free trial acce /5. The Diamond Lens and Other Strange Tales by Fitz James O'Brien, Fiction, Fantasy, Short Stories: ISBN () Hardcover, Borgo Press, The Diamond Lens; With Other Stories.

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The Fitz-James O'Brien Page at American Literature, featuring a biography and Free Library of the author's Novels, Stories, Poems, Letters, and Texts. Fitz-James O'Brien was born in Ireland in He moved to the US and pursued a career in journalism.

He also wrote short fiction in fantasy, science fiction, and horror/5. Full text of "The poems and stories of Fitz-James O'Brien" See other formats. Looking for books by Fitz-James O'Brien. See all books authored by Fitz-James O'Brien, including The Mammoth Book of Ghost Stories, and The Mammoth Book of Victorian and Edwardian Ghost Stories, and more on Fitz-James O'Brien () was an author and is often considered one of the forerunners of today's Science Fiction.

While he was in college he had shown an aptitude for writing verse, and two of his poems Loch Ine and Irish Castles were published. The Poems and Stories of Fitz-James O`Brien, illustrated, The American Short Story Series volume 26 [Fitz-James O`Brien] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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() bkp CU-BANC; Winter, William, Publication date Publisher Boston, J. Osgood and company Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries Language : Our story today is called "The Diamond Lens.

" It was written by Fitz-James O'Brien. We will tell the story in two parts. Now, here is Maurice Joyce with part one of "The Diamond Lens."Author: VOA Learning English.

Biographical note. Irish-born American writer, some of whose work is often considered one of the forerunners of today's science fiction. His first important literary connection was with Harper's Magazine, and beginning in February,with The Two Skulls, he contributed more than sixty articles in prose and verse to that likewise wrote for the New York Saturday.

The Poems and Stories of Fitz-James O'Brien. Collected and Edited, with a Sketch of the Author, by William Winter An electronic version of this text is available at Google Books, a digital repository of texts provided by Google that is free and open to the public.

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Fitz-James O’Brien, (born c.County Limerick, Ireland—died April 6,Cumberland, Maryland, U.S.), Irish-born American journalist, playwright, and author whose psychologically penetrating tales of pseudoscience and the uncanny made him one of the forerunners of modern science fiction.

O’Brien was the son of a lawyer. He ran through his. What Was It. by Fitz-James O'Brien. What Was It. A Mystery first appeared inone of the first modern short stories to feature invisibility, "chivalric incursion into the abode of spirits" with numerous "noises and supernatural manifestations."It was written well before H.G.

Wells's The Invisible Man (). In an opium trance, he asks, "What do you consider to be the greatest 9/ Fitz-James O’Brien. Born in Ireland, Fitz-James O’Brien (–62) was an American writer of poems and short stories who is considered by some as a pioneer in the science-fiction genre.

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Life of Fitz-James O'Brien: Irish Writer, American : $. The Supernatural Tales of Fitz-James O'Brien. 1 The Supernatural Tales of Fitz-James O'Brien, Volume One: Macabre Tales () [C] 2 The Supernatural Tales of Fitz-James O'Brien, Volume Two: Dream Stories and Fantasies () [C] Collections.

The Poems and Stories of Fitz-James O'Brien () The Diamond Lens with Other Stories ().Book Overview Completely updated and revised from the 2nd edition. This is the best single volume edition of O'Brien's Gothic short stories in print and the only one based entirely on O'Brien's original texts.Other articles where What Was It?

is discussed: Fitz-James O'Brien: a drop of water; “What Was It?” in which a man is attacked by a thing he apprehends with every sense but sight; and “The Wondersmith,” in which robots are fashioned only to turn upon their creators. These three stories appeared in periodicals in and