The House Behind the Cedars

The House Behind the Cedars

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"The House Behind the Cedars tells of John and Lena Walden, mulatto siblings who pass for white in the postbellum American South. The drama that unfolds as they travel between black and white worlds constitutes a riveting portrait of the shifting and intractable nature of race in American life. This edition revitalizes a much-neglected masterpiece by one of our most important African-American writers."--Jacket.
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 2003
Edition: Modern Library pbk. ed
ISBN: 9780812966169
Branch Call Number: CHESNUTT C
Characteristics: xxiv, 223 pages ; 21 cm


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