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The goodness of St. Rocque : and other stories

Title
The goodness of St. Rocque : and other stories / by Alice Dunbar.
Author
Dunbar-Nelson, Alice Moore, 1875-1935.
Publication
New York : Dodd, Mead and Company, Mdcccxcix. [1899]

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TextRestricted use Sc Rare Fic-D (Dunbar, A.R.M. Goodness of St. Rocque)Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives
TextUse in library Sc Rare C 93-6Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives
TextUse in library Sc C 98-210Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

Details

Additional Authors
  • Dodd, Mead & Company, publisher.
  • University Press (Cambridge, Mass.), printer.
  • John Wilson and Son, printer.
Description
[8], 224 pages; 18 cm
Donor/Sponsor
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Alternative Title
Goodness of Saint Rocque
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Authors' presentation inscriptions (Provenance)
  • Presentation inscriptions (Provenance)
Note
  • With a half-title.
  • "Copyright, 1899 by Dodd, Mead and Company."--verso of title page.
  • "University Press: John Wilson and Son, Cambridge, U.S.A."--printer statement, verso of title page.
Additional Formats (note)
  • Available as part of The Digital Schomburg, a project providing electronic access to collections on the African Diaspora and Africa from The New York Public Library.
Provenance (note)
  • is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926.
Binding (note)
  • Bound in publisher's green V (calico grain) cloth, front cover stamped with box rules around title at top, illustration in middle, and author's name at bottom. Center box illustration depicts black palm trees in silhouette, printed over a silver stamped crescent moon above rippling water; title and author's name also stamped in silver. Spine is stamped: Title in silver, black rule, author's name in silver, black rule, palm trees stamped in black, black rule, publisher stamped in silver, black rule. Top edge stained green.
Contents
The goodness of Saint Rocque -- Tony's wife -- The fisherman of Pass Christian -- M'sieu Fortier's violin -- By the Bayou St. John -- When the bayou overflows -- Mr. Baptiste -- A carnival jangle -- Little Miss Sophie -- Sister Josepha -- The praline woman -- Odalie -- La Juanita -- Titee.
Call Number
Sc Rare Fic-D (Dunbar, A. R. M. Goodness of St. Rocque)
LCCN
99005827
OCLC
  • 1198147
  • 1198147
Author
Dunbar-Nelson, Alice Moore, 1875-1935.
Title
The goodness of St. Rocque : and other stories / by Alice Dunbar.
Publisher
New York : Dodd, Mead and Company, Mdcccxcix. [1899]
Type of Content
text
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
Additional Formats
Available as part of The Digital Schomburg, a project providing electronic access to collections on the African Diaspora and Africa from The New York Public Library.
Provenance
Copy in Sc Rare Fic-D (Dunbar, A. R. M. Goodness of St. Rocque) (accession no. B547595) is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926.
Local Note
Copy in Sc Rare Fic-D (Dunbar, A. R. M. Goodness of St. Rocque) lacks original binding.
Copy in Sc Rare C 93-6 has author's autograph inscription to Doris Chambers inside front cover.
Copy in Sc Rare C 93-6 has autograph inscription to "Dulcinea del Toboso" (i.e. Doris Chambers) from "Don Quijote de la Mancha" (i.e. Arthur A. Schomburg) inside front cover.
Schomburg Center researchers are restricted to the microform copy in: Sc Micro R1190 or to the electronic version.
Binding
Bound in publisher's green V (calico grain) cloth, front cover stamped with box rules around title at top, illustration in middle, and author's name at bottom. Center box illustration depicts black palm trees in silhouette, printed over a silver stamped crescent moon above rippling water; title and author's name also stamped in silver. Spine is stamped: Title in silver, black rule, author's name in silver, black rule, palm trees stamped in black, black rule, publisher stamped in silver, black rule. Top edge stained green.
Source
B547595 ; Sc Rare Fic-D (Dunbar, A. R. M. Goodness of St. Rocque)
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Plain text PDF available via the African American Women Writers of the 19th Century Project
Full text available via HathiTrust (Harvard University copy)
Added Author
Dodd, Mead & Company, publisher.
University Press (Cambridge, Mass.), printer.
John Wilson and Son, printer.
Copy in Sc Rare Fic-D Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938, former owner.
Copy in Sc Rare C 93-6 Dunbar-Nelson, Alice Moore, 1875-1935, inscriber.
Copy in Sc Rare C 93-6 Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938, former owner, inscriber.
Copy in Sc Rare C 93-6 Chambers, Doris Mathilde, former owner.
Added Title
Goodness of Saint Rocque
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Research Call Number
Sc Rare Fic-D (Dunbar, A. R. M. Goodness of St. Rocque)
Sc Rare C 93-6
Sc C 98-210
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