Stephen Crane

The Red Badge of Courage

originally published:


We offered this copy of the first edition, first issue in a lovely, original and unrestored dustwrapper in our Catalog 41.


  • Johnson Highspot of American Literature(1895)
  • Library of Congress 88 Books That Shaped America(1895)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 11/1/1871
died: 6/5/1900
born as: Stephen Crane

American author whose first novel was a milestone in the development of literary realism. He later became a proficient short-story writer. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature