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French Quarter fiction

the newest stories of America"s oldest bohemia : an anthology of the best works by living writers on the heart of New Orleans

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Light of New Orleans Pub. in New Orleans, La .
Written in English

    Places:
  • French Quarter (New Orleans, La.),
  • Vieux Carre (New Orleans La.),
  • New Orleans (La.),
  • Louisiana,
  • New Orleans.
    • Subjects:
    • Short stories, American -- Louisiana -- New Orleans,
    • French Quarter (New Orleans, La.) -- Fiction,
    • Vieux Carre (New Orleans La.) -- Fiction,
    • New Orleans (La.) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Joshua Clark.
      GenreFiction.
      ContributionsClark, Joshua, 1975-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS559.N4 F74 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination381 p. ;
      Number of Pages381
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3960411M
      ISBN 100971407673
      LC Control Number2001119770
      OCLC/WorldCa51584751

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        Spanish moss, rumbling streetcars, honking automobiles, street vendors, artists, prostitutes, nuns, tourists, speakeasies, restaurants, and bars—that was the New Orleans French Quarter in the s, when Sherwood Anderson and his wife, Elizabeth Prall Anderson, arrived, settling into the Pontalba building, actually two four-story buildings on two sides of Jackson . I sighed walking in the French quarter. I was very tired even though I'd slept well the past few nights. I was also hungry but I hadn't been able to keep anything down for a couple days. So I avoided walking in to a gumbo shop, even though it smelled really good. I sighed again, I felt so lonely. I really wished that I had some one with me.


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