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First published in 1899, these folk tales within a tale provide commentary on the social attitudes of the period
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About the Author
Charles Waddell Chesnutt (June 20, 1858 - November 15, 1932) was an African-American author, essayist, political activist and lawyer, best known for his novels and short stories exploring complex issues of racial and social identity in the post-Civil War South.
Table of ContentsSuperstitions and Folklore of the South by Charles W. Chesnutt; 1-The Goophered Grapevine; 2-Poor Sandy; 3-Master James's Nightmare; 4-The Conjurer's Revenge; 5-Sister Becky's Baby; 6-The Gray Wolf's Haunt; 7-Hot-Foot Hannibal; Charles W. Chesnutt by Wikipedia Contributors; Appendix A: The Goophered Grapevine (Original); Appendix B: Po' Sandy (Original); Appendix C: Mars Jeems's Nightmare (Original); Appendix D: The Conjurer's Revenge (Original); Appendix E: Sis' Becky's Pickaninny (Original); Appendix F: The Gray Wolf's Ha'nt (Original); Appendix G:
Hot-Foot Hannibal (Original); Appendix H: Superstitions and Folk-Lore of the South (Original) by Charles W. Chesnutt