Degas in New Orleans

Degas in New Orleans

Encounters in the Creole World of Kate Chopin and George Washington Cable

Book - 1997
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French painter Edgar Degas travelled from Paris to New Orleans during the fall of 1872 to visit American relatives. He arrived at a key moment in the history of the city, the Reconstruction period. This was the same time when American writers Kate Chopin and George Washington Cable were beginning to mine the resources of the city's culture and history. Includes b&w photos and illustrations.
Published: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, Inc., 1997.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780679435624
Branch Call Number: 759.4 BEN
Characteristics: xii, 294 p. :,ill., map ;,25 cm.


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