Quicksand

Quicksand

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Two novels of early black American writing are combined in this volume. Written in 1928, "Quicksand" was one of the first novels to give a voice to the sexual desires of a black woman. "Passing", written by Nella Larsen a year later, has as its central theme black people who "pass" for white.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 134 x 212 x 14mm | 199.58g
  • Profile Books Ltd
  • Serpent's Tail
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 20cm
  • 1852421444
  • 9781852421441

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