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Mammy : an appeal to the heart of the South ; and, the correct thing to do--to say--to wear

Author: Charlotte Hawkins Brown
Publisher: New York : G.K. Hall ; London : Prentice Hall International, 1995.
Series: African-American women writers, 1910-1940.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Mammy: an appeal to the heart of the south" is a fictional appeal to southern white women to take some responsibility for and contribute to the social and educational betterment of blacks.

"The correct thing to do - to say - to wear" is a guide to manners combining the rules of etiquette Brown learned from her mother, the staff of Palmer, and standards of the day.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brown, Charlotte Hawkins, 1883-1961.
Mammy.
New York : G.K. Hall ; London : Prentice Hall International, 1995
(OCoLC)605938002
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Hawkins Brown
ISBN: 0816116326 9780816116324 0783813953 9780783813950
OCLC Number: 31655946
Notes: First work originally published: 1919. 2nd work originally published: 1941.
Description: xxxv, 149 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Title: African-American women writers, 1910-1940.
Other Titles: Correct thing to do--to say--to wear.
Responsibility: Charlotte Hawkins Brown ; introduction by Carolyn C. Denard.

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"Mammy: an appeal to the heart of the south" is a fictional appeal to southern white women to take some responsibility for and contribute to the social and educational betterment of blacks.

"The correct thing to do - to say - to wear" is a guide to manners combining the rules of etiquette Brown learned from her mother, the staff of Palmer, and standards of the day.

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