THE LITERATURE OF THE LOUISIANA TERRITORY. Alexander Nicolas Demenil.

THE LITERATURE OF THE LOUISIANA TERRITORY.

  • New York: Burt Franklin, (1971).
  • small 8vo.
  • cloth.
  • 354 pages.

Price: $20.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 46789

Reprint of 1904 edition. This work consists of a concise history of the Louisiana Territory, and short biographies of several dozen writers who were born in or associated with that region, along with samples of their work. These include Kate Chopin, Thomas Hart Benton, and Samuel L. Clemens. A fine copy. From the private reference library of Dorothy Sloan with a commemorative bookplate loosely inserted.