Books by Charles W. Chesnutt

THE QUARRY by Charles W. Chesnutt
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 1999

"However meritorious, strictly for scholars and literary historians."
paper 0-691-05996-9 Like the recently rediscovered Paul Marchand, F.M.C., this novel (completed in 1928) was rejected by publishers because it abandoned the popular style of Chesnutt's fables, with their Negro dialects, in favor of a straightforward social-problem narrative. Read full book review >