Tales of Conjure and The Color Line: 10 Stories

Tales of Conjure and The Color Line: 10 Stories

by Charles W. Chesnutt, Joan R. Sherman
     
 

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Outstanding, affordably priced volume presents a selection of 10 best stories by a pioneer in the development of African-American fiction: "The Goophered Grapevine," "Po’ Sandy," "Sis’ Becky’s Pickaninny," "The Wife of His Youth," "Dave’s Neckliss," "The Passing of Grandison," "A Matter of Principle," "The Sheriff’s Children,"

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Outstanding, affordably priced volume presents a selection of 10 best stories by a pioneer in the development of African-American fiction: "The Goophered Grapevine," "Po’ Sandy," "Sis’ Becky’s Pickaninny," "The Wife of His Youth," "Dave’s Neckliss," "The Passing of Grandison," "A Matter of Principle," "The Sheriff’s Children," "Baxter’s Procrustes," and "The Doll." Redolent with wit, charm, and insight; essential reading for students of African-American culture. Edited and with an Introduction by Joan Sherman.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486404264
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
06/19/1998
Series:
Dover Thrift Editions Series
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
971,223
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.23(h) x 0.31(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

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