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The richer, the poorer : stories, sketches, and reminiscences / Dorothy West.

Author/Creator:
West, Dorothy, 1907-1998.
Publication:
New York : Doubleday, [1995].
Format/Description:
Book
xv, [3], 254 pages ; 25 cm
Subjects:
African Americans -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
African American women authors -- 20th century -- Biography.
West, Dorothy, 1909- -- Biography.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Contents:
Stories. The typewriter; The five-dollar bill; Jack in the pot; Mammy; The richer, the poorer; Funeral; The penny; The bird like no other; The happiest year, the saddest year; The envelope; Fluff and Mr. Ripley; Odyssey of an egg; About a woman named Nancy; The roomer; The maple tree; An unimportant man; To market, to market
Sketches and Reminiscences. Rachel; Fond memories of a black childhood; The gift; The purse; The sun parlor; Remembrance; An adventure in Moscow; The cart; Elephant's dance; A day lost is a day gone forever; The legend of oak bluffs; Love; The flight.
Notes:
"Book design by Jon Glick."
"July 1995"
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-254).
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1995
Contributor:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0385471459 :
OCLC:
31658493
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