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South Atlantic Quarterly (1919) 18 (2): 145–155.
Published: 01 April 1919
...Edwin W. Bowen Copyright © 1919 by Duke University Press 1919 George Washington Cable: An Appreciation Edwin W. Bowen Randolph-Macon College George Washington Cable s name and fame are intimately, almost indissolubly, associated with the State of Louisiana and particularly with the city...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1949) 48 (4): 539–545.
Published: 01 October 1949
...Arlin Turner Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 GEORGE W. CABLE, NOVELIST AND REFORMER ARLIN TURNER OF GEORGE W. CABLE S dozen volumes of fiction, the first three are on a plane of excellence which he never reached again. His literary reputation rests primarily on these three...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1945) 44 (4): 415–421.
Published: 01 October 1945
...Wallace Cable Brown Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 WINDLASSES AND ASSAYS OF BIAS WALLACE CABLE BROWN /CRITICISM, I take it, is the formal discourse of an amateur. V^Mr. R. P. Blackmur s picture of the modern literary critic places him in sharp contrast with his rival...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1954) 53 (4): 588–590.
Published: 01 October 1954
... does three things: It tells the story of the famous reading tour which George W. Cable and Mark Twain made in 1884-1885; it offers a critical discussion of the ways in which each of these men may have influenced the writings of the other; and it presents a number of letters which Cable and Mark Twain...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1981) 80 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 1981
... have kept his name in remembrance. He ranged widely, bringing back significant studies of Poe, Twain, southwestern humor, the older and the contemporary southern novel­ ists. Standing first among his studies of southern novelists is his work on George Washington Cable, that diminutive man (he weighed...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1974) 73 (1): 99–116.
Published: 01 January 1974
... George W. Cable had been blending the real and the fanciful in his stories about life in New Orleans, but real­ ism in Southern literature began in earnest with the publication of Ellen Glasgow s first novel in 1897. Thomas Nelson Page at­ tempted to defend the aristocrats whose defeat at the end...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1977) 76 (3): 348–365.
Published: 01 July 1977
... their faith in railways, cables, and steamships, in British naval power, in cordial Anglo-American relations, and in the Anglo-Japanese alliance, signed in 1902 and extended in 1911. In this way, it may be ar­ gued, they were pursuing a national point of view evidenced as early as 1862 during the debate over...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1902) 1 (1): 96–98.
Published: 01 January 1902
... celebration were Messrs. Aldrich, Cable, Clemens, Gilder, Howells, Brander Matthews, Thomas Nelson Page, and Woodrow Wilson. Of these one was born in New England, two in the middle West, and five in the South. It may seem singular that all but the New Englander have found it necessary to leave...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1926) 25 (4): 396–402.
Published: 01 October 1926
... continents, can­ not be predicated upon pronounced merit of treatment. Tempting to numerous writers, the subject has yet brought forth little that is not either mediocre or altogether inane. Cable s etchings in Louisiana life, which remain unto our own day most picturesque, are not authentic, certainly...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1964) 63 (4): 576–582.
Published: 01 October 1964
... just living in it from day to day. The thesis is ingenious and it stands up well in the several chapters in which Mr. Rubin puts it to the test. For his first test Mr. Rubin goes to George W. Cable and his late novel, John March, Southerner, published in 1895. Ten years before, in The Silent South...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1994) 93 (2): 373–419.
Published: 01 April 1994
... over the issue of censor­ ship were not so readily resolved. According to Little, Brown legend, Herbert Jenkins visited Chatto and Windus during the preparation ofJourney and sent a cable home listing all the expressions that the British publisher had deleted. The cable was displayed to visitors...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1929) 28 (3): 318–336.
Published: 01 July 1929
... State Normal College. Book Reviews 323 George W. Cable: His Life and Letters. By Lucy Leffingwell Cable Bikle. New York: Charles Scribner s Sons, 1928: xiii, 306 pp. It is not strange that Lucy Leffingwell Cable Bikle should be the one of George W. Cable s daughters to write her father s biography...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1954) 53 (4): 587–588.
Published: 01 October 1954
... of Genius. By Guy A. Cardwell. East Lansing: Michigan State College Press, 1953. Pp. iii, 134. $2.50. In the main this book does three things: It tells the story of the famous reading tour which George W. Cable and Mark Twain made in 1884-1885; it offers a critical discussion of the ways in which each...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1904) 3 (2): 182–185.
Published: 01 April 1904
... is kept in mind, and when one remembers his treatment of other authors, it is not a matter of surprise that Lanier is dismissed with a sentence, Hayne and Timrod with clauses, and that Cable and Harris are not alluded to. He compares Timrod to the whippoorwill a thin, pathetic twilight note. He would...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1928) 27 (1): 42–61.
Published: 01 January 1928
... starts with cities and the cities always remain the lungs and brains of civilization. The country s great business is to keep them from rising to fever heat. Do you know that writing on yellow paper to a man so near the yellow fever as I am, is an insult? 26 A letter on the subject of the cable...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1939) 38 (2): 168–176.
Published: 01 April 1939
... into one of the streams that rises in the Ozarks to bring out a bargeload of cotton and found his way blocked by the steel cable of a primitive ferry. The ferry keeper, a towering, grim individual, who hated the entire race of steamboatmen, made no attempt to accede to Captain Barney s polite request...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1902) 1 (2): 145–155.
Published: 01 April 1902
... with it, has made it possible for the Southern writer to become a literary artist if he has the divine impulse in him. For example, whatever of failure one may attribute to the works of Mr. George W. Cable and of Mr. James Lane Allen as complete performances, one is perfectly sure that each of them has...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1902) 1 (2): 145–155.
Published: 01 April 1902
... with it, has made it possible for the Southern writer to become a literary artist if he has the divine impulse in him. For example, whatever of failure one may attribute to the works of Mr. George W. Cable and of Mr. James Lane Allen as complete performances, one is perfectly sure that each of them has...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1957) 56 (2): 196–206.
Published: 01 April 1957
... s girls necessarily dictate the actions in which they take part. The relationship between the hero and the heroine be­ comes highly romanticized. The men in the plays, regardless of their age and experience, are forced to act like adolescents. With Curly, Joe Taylor, Lt. Cable, and Larry...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1949) 48 (3): 504.
Published: 01 July 1949
... generations of oral circulation in an isolated district. The little world he evokes is romantically distant, its folkways unique. Dr. Ballowe is, in fact, a local colorist in the tradition of Cable and Kate Chopin, stressing the charming, the picturesque, the softly tragic. Type characters abound...