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The Portable Charles W. Chesnutt

Paperback $22.00

May 27, 2008 | 544 Pages

Ebook $17.99

May 27, 2008 | 544 Pages

  • Paperback $22.00

    May 27, 2008 | 544 Pages

  • Ebook $17.99

    May 27, 2008 | 544 Pages

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Table Of Contents

The Portable Charles W. ChesnuttGeneral Introduction Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Introduction William L. Andrews
Suggestions for Further Reading
A Note on the Texts

The Portable Charles W. Chesnutt

I. Short Stories

The Goophered Grapevine
Po’ Sandy
Mars Jeems’s Nightmare
Sis’ Becky’s Pickaninny
The Wife of His Youth
The Sheriff’s Children
A Matter of Principle
The Passing of Grandison
Uncle Wellington’s Wives
The Web of Circumstance
Dave’s Neckliss
Baxter’s Procrustes

II. Novel

The Marrow of Tradition

III. Essays

What Is a White Man?
The Disfranchisement of the Negro
Post-Bellum—Pre-Harlem

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