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A Genius in His Way

The Art of Cable's Old Creole Days



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A Genius in His Way by Alice Hall Petry
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The first comprehensive study of one of the most popular and critically acclaimed short story collections of the nineteenth century -- Old Creole Days (1879), by New Orleans author George Washington Cable. Each tale is closely analyzed, revealing Cable's technique, style, motifs, and sources, as well as his impact on later Southern writers such as William Faulkner and Flannery O'Connor.
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June 1st, 1988
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United States
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press,U.S.
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