The Grandissimes: A Story of Creole Life

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Penguin, Dec 1, 1988 - Fiction - 368 pages
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Setting forth formidable arguments for racial equality, Cable’s novel of feuding Creole families in early nineteenth-century New Orleans blends post–Civil War social dissent and Romanticism.

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The Grandissimes by George Washington Cable was published in 1880 after first appearing as a serial novel and tells the tale of two Creole families in early 1800 New Orleans. I was disappointed that ... Read full review

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