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Cable, George Washington

George Washington Cable (1844-1925)

From The Recent Movement in Southern Literature, Harper's, May 1887

George Washington Cable: Secondary Bibliography

Biographical information from the Documenting the American South site (new URL)
Selected Bibliography at Paul Reuben’s PAL site.
Teaching suggestions from the Heath Anthology site.
Curriculum unit pairing Cable with other writers at the Yale Curriculum site (includes bibliography)
Brief biography and picture at the Louisiana Authors site.
Engravings from Cable’s works and pictures of Louisiana at Louisiana State University
A picture of Cable and Mark Twain during their days as touring lecturers at Stephen Railton’s Twain site.

Works Available Online (HTML at the University of North Carolina’s Documenting the American South site)The Grandissimes, a Story of Creole Life. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1880. 448 p.
John March, Southerner. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1899. 513 p.
Old Creole Days.  New York: Charles Scribner’s sons, 1883. 303 p.


From Project Gutenberg

 Dr. Sevier (Nov. 1883)   Dr. Sevier (May 1884)
 Dr. Sevier (Aug. 1884)   Dr. Sevier (June 1884)
 Dr. Sevier (Mar. 1884)  Dr. Sevier (Apr. 1884)
 Dr. Sevier (Feb. 1884)  Dr. Sevier (Dec. 1883)
 Dr. Sevier (Jan. 1884)  Dr. Sevier (July 1884)
 Dr. Sevier (Sept. 1884)  Dr. Sevier (Oct. 1884)
The Grandissimes (June 1880) The Grandissimes (Oct. 1880)
The Grandissimes (Nov. 1879) The Grandissimes (April 1880)
The Grandissimes (May 1880) The Grandissimes (Mar. 1880)
The Grandissimes (Jan. 1880) The Grandissimes (Dec. 1879)
The Grandissimes (July 1880) The Grandissimes (Aug 1880)
The Grandissimes (Feb. 1880) The Grandissimes (Sept. 1880)
John March, Southerner (Aug. 1894) John March, Southerner (Nov. 1894)
John March, Southerner (Jan. 1894) John March, Southerner (Mar. 1894)
John March, Southerner (Dec. 1894) John March, Southerner (July 1894)
John March, Southerner (Feb. 1894) John March, Southerner (Sept. 1894)
John March, Southerner (Apr. 1894) John March, Southerner (Oct. 1894)
John March, Southerner (June 1894) John March, Southerner (May 1894)

Who Are the Creoles?