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    The Complete Works of Kate Chopin (Southern Literary Studies (Paperback)) (Paperback) By (author) Kate Chopin, Edited by Send All Correspondance to Emily Toth Per Seyersted, Foreword by Edmund Wilson

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    DescriptionIn 1969, Per Seyersted gave the world the first collected works of Kate Chopin. Seyersted's presentation of Chopin's writings and biographical and bibliographical information led to the rediscovery and celebration of this turn-of-the-century author. Newsweek hailed the two-volume opus -- "In story after story and in all her novels, Kate Chopin's oracular feminism and prophetic psychology almost outweigh her estimable literary talents. Her revival is both interesting and timely." Now for the first time, Seyersted'sComplete Works is available in a single-volume paperback. It is the first and only paperback edition of Chopin's total oeuvre. Containing twenty poems, ninety-six stories, two novels, and thirteen essays -- in short, everything Chopin wrote except several additional poems and three unfinished children's stories -- as well as Seyersted's original revelatory introduction and Edmund Wilson's foreword, this anthology is both a historical and a literary achievement. It is ideal for anyone who wishes to explore the pleasures of reading this highly acclaimed author.


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    Title
    The Complete Works of Kate Chopin
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Kate Chopin, Edited by Send All Correspondance to Emily Toth Per Seyersted, Foreword by Edmund Wilson
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 1032
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 53 mm
    Weight: 1,361 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780807131510
    ISBN 10: 0807131512
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.4
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DQ
    DC22: FIC
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    DC21: 813.4
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21110
    BISAC V2.8: FIC004000
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 01
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/LATE18
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 02
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/PREWWI
    B&T General Subject: 495
    DC22: 813/.4
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    BISAC V2.8: LIT004020, LCO002000
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: PS1294.C63 A17 2006
    Thema V1.0: DNT
    Publisher
    Louisiana State University Press
    Imprint name
    Louisiana State University Press
    Publication date
    01 May 2006
    Publication City/Country
    Baton Rouge
    Author Information
    Per Seyersted also published in 1969 Kate Chopin: A Critical Biography, which remains in print. He lived 1921--2005 and was a professor of American literature at the University of Oslo.