The awakening and other stories / Kate Chopin ; edited by Nina Baym ; introducton by Kaye Gibbons.

Chopin, Kate, 1850-1904 (Author). Baym, Nina. (Added Author).
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4 current holds with 10 total copies.

Record details

  • ISBN: 0679783334 (acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 9780679783336 (acid-free paper)
  • Physical Description: lix, 375 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: 2000 Modern Library pbk. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Modern Library, c2000.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes: Alphabetical glossary of French words and phrases used in The awakening, Selected readings, Commentary, Reading group guide.
Formatted Contents Note: From Bayou fold (1894). Love on the Bon-Dieu ; Beyond the bayou ; A visit to Avoyelles ; La belle Zoraide ; In Sabine -- From A night in Acadie (1897). Ozeme's holiday ; A matter of prejudice ; At Cheniere Caminada ; A respectable woman ; Regret ; Athenaise ; A night in Acadie -- The awakening (1899).
Summary, etc.: When a Louisiana woman meets a young resort owner while on vacation, she begins to fall in love with him despite her own marriage.
Subject: Women > Louisiana > Fiction.
Short stories.
Louisiana > Social life and customs > Fiction.