Ambrose Bierce  +

 In the Midst of Life - 133 

1927 - 1929

 1929 - 1939

1940 - 1956   

+ Works by this author in Modern Library anthologies include:
An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge and The Boarded Window An Anthology of Famous American Stories
(numerous selections) A Subtreasury of American Humor
The Boarded Window Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural
The Damned Thing
[not in Midst of Life - ed.]
Famous Ghost Stories (1944)