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Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge, an (1890) [Short Story]
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A bizarre story of a hanging.

Originally published in The San Francisco Examiner, 13 July 1890.
Appears in:
Terror! (Larry T. Shaw, 1966)
Mind in Chains (Christopher Evans, 1970)
The Ghouls (Peter Haining, 1971)
Perchance to Dream (Damon Knight, 1972)
Isaac Asimov Presents the Best Horror and Supernatural of the 19th Century (Asimov, Waugh and Greenberg, 1983)
Signet Classic Book of American Short Stories (Burton Raffel, 1990)
The Harper Anthology of Fiction (Sylvan Barnet, 1991)
21 Great Stories (1991)
Worlds of Fiction (Rubenstein and Larson, 1993)
Stories: An Anthlogy and an Introduction (Eric S. Rabkin, 1994)
Tales for Travellers Collection 1 (Penton Overseas Publishing, 1997)
The Portable American Realism Reader (Nagel and Quirk, 1997)
An Introduction to Fiction (Kennedy and Gioia, 1999)
Short Fiction (Bohner and Dougherty, 1999)
The Longman Anthology of Short Fiction (Gioia and Gwynn, 2000)
Treasury of the Fantastic (2001)

Original title: An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionHorrorGhosts

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     21 Great Stories (1969) [Anthology]
      Authors: Edgar Allan Poe , Ambrose Bierce , Ray Bradbury , Arthur Conan Doyle , James Joyce , John Steinbeck , Mark Twain , Luigi Pirandello , Jack London , Lord Dunsany , Guy de Maupassant , Saki , Max Brand , Wilbur Daniel Steele , James Thurber , Frank R. Stockton , Kaatje Hurlbut , Walter Van Tilburg Clark , C. D. B. Bryan , Carl Stephenson
     Twilight Zone: The Original Stories (1985) [Anthology]
      Authors: Ambrose Bierce , Ray Bradbury , Charles Beaumont , Damon Knight , Richard Matheson , Henry Slesar , Lewis Padgett , Manly Wade Wellman , Paul W. Fairman , Jerome Bixby , Anne Serling , Malcom Jameson , Price Day , Lynn A. Venable
     Treasury of the Fantastic, the (2001) [Anthology]
      Authors: Lewis Carroll , M. R. James , Edgar Allan Poe , Rudyard Kipling , Emily Dickinson , Ambrose Bierce , George Gordon Byron , E. M. Forster , Nathaniel Hawthorne , Henry James , John Keats , Edith Nesbit , Mary Shelley , Alfred Tennyson , Mark Twain , H. G. Wells , Edith Wharton , Oscar Wilde , Virginia Woolf , William Butler Yeats , Lord Dunsany , Algernon Blackwood , Robert W. Chambers , Kenneth Grahame , Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu , Robert Louis Stevenson , Washington Irving , A.E. Housman , Samuel Taylor Coleridge , Charlotte Perkins Gilman , W. W. Jacobs , James Hogg , George MacDonald , Laurence Housman , Frank R. Stockton , Walter de la Mare , Christina Rossetti , Lucy Lane Clifford , Max Beerbohm , Juliana Horatia Ewing , Kenneth Morris , Margaret Oliphant , William Austin , Edward Lear , Richard Middleton , I. A. Ireland

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