Old Creole Days

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George W. Cable, Old Creole Days, Part II, New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1883 (second copyright date). Blue cloth HC with gilt lettering, gilt top edges, 12mo (17 cm), [iv] 156 pp [6 pp ads], frontispiece; pp 119-122 unopened. Five stories filled with Louisiana vernacular (and contemporary racial slurs): "Posson Jone'," Jean-Ah Poquelin, 'Tite Poulette, 'Sieur George, and Madame Delicieuse. Good: covers bumped with corners wearing, no markings.