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Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Barbara Hambly
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-05 - Publisher: Bantam

A lush and haunting novel of a city steeped in decadent pleasures . . . and of a man, proud and defiant, caught in a web of murder and betrayal. It is 1833. In the midst of Mardi Gras, Benjamin January, a Creole physician and music teacher, is playing piano
A Free Man of Color
Language: en
Pages: 72
Authors: John Guare
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher: Dramatists Play Service Inc

Before law and order took hold, New Orleans was boisterous; before class, racial and political lines were drawn, it was a parade of beautiful women and good-looking men, flowing wine, and pleasure for the taking. At the center of this Dionysian world is Jacques Cornet, who commands the men, seduces
A Study Guide for John Guare's
Language: en
Pages: 21
Authors: Gale, Cengage Learning
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

A Study Guide for John Guare's "A Free Man of Color", excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Drama for Students.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Drama for Students for all of
A Free Man of Color and His Hotel
Language: en
Pages: 162
Authors: Carol W. Gelderman
Categories: African Americans
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Potomac Books, Inc.

The amazing story of a nineteenth-century businessman, Reconstruction, and the Constitution
New Orleans Architecture
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Friends of the Cabildo, Roulhac Toledano, Mary Louise Christovich, Betsy Swanson
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 1971-01-01 - Publisher: Pelican Publishing

"This volume focuses on the Bayou Road, which was lined with the country seats and residences of the city's earliest settlers."--The publisher.