Published June 2, 2007
by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||226|
Originally published in , Old Creole Days catapulted Cable to national recognition. The stories within reflect the everyday life of the New Orleans Creoles through a mixture of humor and the unique Creole patois. Cable's best-known work, Old Creole Days includes such famous stories as "Posson Jone'," "Jean-ah Poquelin," and "Madame Dï Cited by: Mass Market Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Originally published in , the stories in Old Creole Days reflect the everday life of New Orleans Creoles through a mixture of humor and the unique Creole patios. Paperback with old Bourbon and Bienville Streets illustration on front cover, pp. Cover illustration by Nathaniel Cortlandt Curtis. Originally published in , Old Creole Days catapulted Cable to national recognition. The stories within reflect the everyday life of the New Orleans Creoles through a mixture of humor and the unique Creole patois. Cable's best-known work, Old Creole Days includes such famous stories as "Posson Jone'," "Jean-ah Poquelin," and "Madame Dï /5(17). This book was difficult reading due to some of the characters’ voices written in dialect and some of the same background not written in dialect. It made for confusing reading. Each chapter is written like a short story, and that reminded me of James Joyce’s “The Dubliners,” which I enjoyed. Nonetheless, “Old Creole Days” left me flat/5(14).
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Old Creole days: a story of Creole life by George Washington Cable; 33 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Creoles in fiction, Creoles, Social life and customs, Louisiana in fiction, City and town life, History; Places: Louisiana, New Orleans (La.). Old Creole Days eBook: Cable, George Washington: : Kindle Store. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello. Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Kindle Store. Go Search Hello Select Reviews: Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Old Creole Days: A Story of Creole Life by George Washington Cable - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. The Art of Cable's Old Creole Days. Author: Alice Hall Petry; Publisher: Associated University Presse ISBN: Category: Literary Criticism Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» The first comprehensive study of one of the most popular and critically acclaimed short story collections of the nineteenth century -- Old Creole Days (), by New Orleans author George Washington Cable.