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.

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