Crossing the Line: Early Creole Novels and Anglophone Caribbean Culture in the Age of Emancipation

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"Crossing the Line examines a group of novels by white creoles -- white writers whose identities and perspectives were shaped by their experiences in Britain's Caribbean colonies. Four novels anchor the study: three anonymously published works, Montgomery; or, the West-Indian Adventurer (1812-13), Hamel, the Obeah Man (1827) and Marly; or, A Planter's Life in Jamaica (1828), and E. L. Joseph's Warner Arundell: The Adventures of a Creole (1838). Revealing the contradictions embedded in the texts' constructions of the ...

Crossing the Line: Early Creole Novels and Anglophone Caribbean Culture in the Age of Emancipation 2017, University of Virginia Press, Charlottesville

ISBN-13: 9780813940007

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Crossing the Line: Early Creole Novels and Anglophone Caribbean Culture in the Age of Emancipation 2017, University of Virginia Press, Charlottesville

ISBN-13: 9780813940014

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