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Louisiana Creole LiteratureA Historical Study$

Catharine Savage Brosman

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9781617039102

Published to University Press of Mississippi: May 2014

DOI: 10.14325/mississippi/9781617039102.001.0001

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(p.231) Selected Bibliography

(p.231) Selected Bibliography

Louisiana Creole Literature
University Press of Mississippi

Bibliography references:

Principal works treated in the body of this study are listed just below, some in modern editions or collections. (The original publication data are given in the respective chapters; some original dates appear below also.) Certain other works are included here also. Writings that receive only brief mention in the text or in notes are not generally included, unless they have broad interest. The list of secondary works includes the principal sources utilized and certain additional studies particularly relevant or of documentary interest. For other sources, readers should consult the notes.

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