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Degas in New Orleans :encounters in the Creole world of Kate Chopin and George Washington Cable

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Book News Annotation:

French painter Edgar Degas travelled from Paris to New Orleans during the fall of 1872 to visit American relatives. He arrived at a key moment in the history of the city, the Reconstruction period. This was the same time when American writers Kate Chopin and George Washington Cable were beginning to mine the resources of the city's culture and history. Includes b&w photos and illustrations. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-285) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780679435624
Subtitle:
(encounters in the Creole world of Kate Chopin and George Washington Cable )
Author:
Benfey, Christopher
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf
Location:
New York :
Subject:
History - General
Subject:
Artists, Architects, Photographers
Subject:
Louisiana
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
New orleans
Subject:
Degas, edgar, 1834-1917
Subject:
Creoles
Subject:
Creoles -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Social life and customs.
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
no. 97-2
Publication Date:
1997
Binding:
Trade Cloth
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xii, 294 p.
Dimensions:
9.55x6.11x1.20 in. 1.30 lbs.

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