The house behind the cedars

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Publisher:
Gregg Press,
Pub. Date:
[1968]
Language:
English
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An early masterwork among American literary treatments of miscegenation, Chesnutt's story is of two young African Americans who decide to pass for white in order to claim their share of the American dream. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
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ISBN:
9780140186857
Lexile measure:
1220L
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Full title house behind the cedars
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subject_facet African American women -- Southern States -- Fiction, African Americans -- Southern States -- Fiction, Passing (Identity) -- Fiction, Racially mixed people -- Southern States -- Fiction, Racism -- Southern States -- Fiction, Southern States -- Fiction
title_display The house behind the cedars
title_full The house behind the cedars / Charles W. Chestnutt
title_short The house behind the cedars
topic_facet African American women, African Americans, Passing (Identity), Racially mixed people, Racism