Maggie: A Girl of the Streets by Stephen Crane

"Maggie: A Girl of the Streets" is a novella that depicts the harsh realities of urban life in the late 19th century. The story revolves around Maggie, a young woman from the slums of New York City, who strives to escape her impoverished background. She falls in love with a man who eventually abandons her, leading to her downfall and eventual death. The narrative explores themes of poverty, morality, and the devastating effects of environmental influences on individual lives.

The 6307th greatest book of all time


Published
1893
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
100-200
Words
23,000
Original Language
English

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