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Paul Marchand, F. M. C.

Paul Marchand, F. M. C.( )
Author: Chesnutt, Charles W.
Editor: McWilliams, Dean
Series title:Princeton Legacy Library
ISBN:978-0-691-05994-5
Publication Date:Feb 1999
Publisher:Princeton University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $20.95
Book Description:

Evoking the atmosphere of early-nineteenth-century New Orleans and the deadly aftermath of the San Domingo slave revolution, this historical novel begins as its protagonist puzzles over the seemingly prophetic dream of an aged black praline seller in the famous Place d'Armes. Paul Marchand, a free man of color living in New Orleans in the 1820s, is despised by white society for being a quadroon, yet he is a proud, wealthy, well-educated man. In this city where great wealth and great...
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Book Details
Pages:223
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / General
Fiction / Southern
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5 x 8 x 0.54 Inches
Book Weight:0.5 Pounds



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