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Peterkin

by Elaine PogГЎny

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Published by David McKay Co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Illustrated t.p. and lining-papers.

Statementby Elaine and Willy Pogány
ContributionsPogány, Willy, 1882-1955, joint author
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ8.P73 Pe
The Physical Object
Pagination[40] p.
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24601240M
LC Control Number40031952
OCLC/WorldCa1487112

Peterkin was walking in and out of the open door, a large book in one hand, and a duster in the other, and she came to meet them in an agony of anxiety. What should they do? The furniture carts had appeared soon after the rest had left for Boston, and the men . Originally appearing as a series of short stories in a children's magazine, The Peterkin Papers is a collection of tales of a hysterically inept family named The Peterkins. The Peterkin's unfortunate lack of common sense causes hilarious unintended consequences nearly every time they have an idea.

His nomination was superseded by the School of Journalism's choice of Peterkin's book. Evidently in protest, Burton resigned from the jury. As an actress and possible dilettante, she played the main character to some acclaim in Ibsen's "Hedda Gabler" at the Town Theatre in Columbia, South Carolina, from February The Peterkin Papers is a book-length collection of humorous stories by Lucretia Peabody Hale, and is her best-known work. The Peterkins are a lovable but comically inept family with ingenuity, logic, resourcefulness, and energy—but not common sense.

Peterkin died in Orangeburg on Aug , of congestive heart failure. She was buried in the family plot across the street from the Episcopal Church near Fort Motte. In , Peterkin was posthumously inducted into the South Carolina Academy of Authors. Perry, Carolyn, and Mary Louise Weaks, eds. The History of Southern Women’s Literature. Julia Peterkin pioneered in demonstrating the literary potential for serious depictions of the African American experience. Rejecting the prevailing sentimental stereotypes of her times, she portrayed her black characters with sympathy and understanding, endowing them with the full dimensions of human consciousness. In these novels and stories, she tapped the richness of rural southern black 3/5(4).


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