Marse Chan. A tale of old Virginia

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1892. 53p., decorated boards with gilt title, very good with minor smudges of soil to back cover.

Story set in 1872 looking back on a story of Master Channing, told in the dialect voice of a former slave. Page was a prominent writer of Southern nostalgia (and amnesia), in whose works simple, happy slaves bring color to the procedings.

Cat.No: 190779

Price: $25.00