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The richer, the poorer : stories, sketches, and reminiscences

Author: Dorothy West
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Seventeen stories of fiction and non-fiction. The story, Mammy, is on color discrimination among blacks, Jack in the Pot is about a woman on welfare whose lottery win only brings problems, and in The Penny, a boy rats on his parents to make money.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
West, Dorothy, 1907-1998.
Richer, the poorer.
New York : Anchor Books, ©1995
(DLC) 94044013
(OCoLC)35122431
Named Person: Dorothy West; Dorothy West
Material Type: Biography, Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy West
ISBN: 9780307754912 030775491X
OCLC Number: 702686479
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Stories : The typewriter --
The five-dollar bill --
Jack in the pot --
Mammy --
The richer, the poorer --
Funeral --
The penny --
The bird like no other --
The happiest year, the saddest year --
The envelope --
Fluff and Mr. Ripley --
Odyssey of an egg --
About a woman named Nancy --
The roomer --
The maple tree --
An unimportant man --
To market, to market --
Sketches and reminiscences : Rachel --
Fond memories of a black childhood --
The gift --
The purse --
The sun parlor --
Remembrance --
An adventure in Moscow --
The cart --
Elephant's dance --
A day lost is a day gone forever --
The legend of Oak Bluffs --
Love --
The flight.
Responsibility: Dorothy West.

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Seventeen stories of fiction and non-fiction. The story, Mammy, is on color discrimination among blacks, Jack in the Pot is about a woman on welfare whose lottery win only brings problems, and in The Penny, a boy rats on his parents to make money.

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