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Novel bondage : slavery, marriage, and freedom in nineteenth-century America / Tess Chakkalakal.

By: Chakkalakal, Tess.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©2011Description: 1 online resource (145 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780252093388; 0252093380.Subject(s): Slavery in literature | Marriage in literature | Slaves -- United States -- Social conditions | African Americans in literatureAdditional physical formats: Print version:: No title; Print version:: Novel bondage.DDC classification: 813/.3093543 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Introduction: the slave-marriage plot -- Between fiction and experience: William Wells Brown's Clotel -- Dred and the freedom of marriage: Harriet Beecher Stowe's fiction of law -- Free, black, and married: Frank J. Webb's The Garies and Their Friends -- "A legally unmarried race" : Frances Harper's marital mission -- Wedded to race: Charles Chesnutt's Stories of the Color Line -- Conclusion: Reading Hannah Crafts in the twenty-first century.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction: the slave-marriage plot -- Between fiction and experience: William Wells Brown's Clotel -- Dred and the freedom of marriage: Harriet Beecher Stowe's fiction of law -- Free, black, and married: Frank J. Webb's The Garies and Their Friends -- "A legally unmarried race" : Frances Harper's marital mission -- Wedded to race: Charles Chesnutt's Stories of the Color Line -- Conclusion: Reading Hannah Crafts in the twenty-first century.

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