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Quicksand ; and, Passing

Author: Nella Larsen; Deborah E McDowell
Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©1986.
Series: American women writers series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Two novels of 1920s Harlem describe Helga Crane's search for freedom and personal expression, and Irene's friendship with Clare, who attempts to pass for white.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Larsen, Nella.
Quicksand ; and, Passing.
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©1986
(OCoLC)872653727
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nella Larsen; Deborah E McDowell
ISBN: 0813511690 9780813511696 0813511704 9780813511702 1852421444 9781852421441
OCLC Number: 13185694
Description: xxxviii, 246 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Passing / Larsen, Nella.
Series Title: American women writers series.
Other Titles: Quicksand.
Passing.
Quicksand
Responsibility: Nella Larsen ; edited and with an introduction by Deborah E. McDowell.
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Two novels of early black American writing are combined in this volume. Written in 1928, "Quicksand" was one of the first novels to give a voice to the sexual desires of a black woman. "Passing",  Read more...

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