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The quest of the silver fleece

Author: W E B Du Bois; William L Andrews
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Quest of the Silver Fleece is W. E. B. Du Bois's powerful first novel about Zora, a determined black woman who seeks to transcend race and class. Following the same path of the Greek myth, Du  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Love stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Du Bois, W.E.B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963.
Quest of the silver fleece.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007
(OCoLC)747117406
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: W E B Du Bois; William L Andrews
ISBN: 9780195311808 0195311809 9780195325751 0195325753
OCLC Number: 85814169
Description: xxix, 251 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Series Introduction: The Black Letters on the Sign ; Introduction ; Note ; I. Dreams ; II. The School ; III. Miss Mary Taylor ; IV. Town ; V. Zora ; VI. Cotton ; VII. The Place of Dreams ; VIII. Mr. Harry Cresswell ; IX. The Planting ; X. Mr. Taylor Calls ; XI. The Flowering of the Fleece ; XII. The Promise ; XIII. Mrs. Grey Gives a Dinner ; XIV. Love ; XV. Revelation ; XVI. The Great Refusal ; XVII. The Rape of the Fleece ; XVIII. The Cotton Corner ; XIX. The Dying of Elspeth ; XX. The Weaving of the Silver Fleece ; XXI. The Marriage Morning ; XXII. Miss Caroline Wynn ; XXIII. The Training of Zora ; XXIV. The Education of Alwyn ; XXV. The Campaign ; XXVI. Congressman Cresswell ; XXVII. The Vision of Zora ; XXVIII. The Annunciation ; XXIX. A Master of Fate ; XXX. The Return of Zora ; XXXI. A Parting of Ways ; XXXII. Zora's Way ; XXXIII. The Buying of the Swamp ; XXXIV. The Return of Alwyn ; XXXV. The Cotton Mill ; XXXVI. The Land ; XXXVII. The Mob ; XXXVIII. Atonement ; William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: A Chronology ; Selected Bibliography
Responsibility: W.E.B. Du Bois ; introduction by William L. Andrews.
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