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Evelyn's Husband.

Author: Charles W Chesnutt; Matthew Wilson; Marjan Van Schaik
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The critique of white male society that Charles W. Chesnutt launched in A Marrow of Tradition continues in Evelyn's Husband, one of six manuscripts left unpublished when this highly regarded African American innovator died. Set in Boston society, on a deserted Caribbean island, and in Brazil, Evelyn's Husband is the story of two men-one old, one young-in love with the same young woman. Late in his career Chesnutt  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Chesnutt, Charles W.
Evelyn's Husband.
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, ©2005
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles W Chesnutt; Matthew Wilson; Marjan Van Schaik
ISBN: 9781621032960 1621032965
OCLC Number: 821178002
Description: 1 online resource (311 pages)

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The critique of white male society that Charles W. Chesnutt launched in A Marrow of Tradition continues in Evelyn's Husband, one of six manuscripts left unpublished when this highly regarded African American innovator died. Set in Boston society, on a deserted Caribbean island, and in Brazil, Evelyn's Husband is the story of two men-one old, one young-in love with the same young woman. Late in his career Chesnutt embarked on a period of experimentation with eccentric forms, finishing this hybrid of a romance and adventure story just before publishing his last work, The Colonel's Dream. In.

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