Author:George Washington Cable
|←Author Index: Ca||George Washington Cable
American novelist notable for the realism of his portrayals of Creole life in his native Louisiana. His fiction has been thought to anticipate that of William Faulkner.
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "G. W. Ca."
- “New Orleans” in Encyclopædia Britannica (9th ed.), 1884.
- “The Dance in Place Congo,” in Southern Life in Southern Literature (extract from the article originally contributed to the Century Magazine, v. XXXI, February 1886, pp. 517-531).
- “Bryant, William Cullen” in Encyclopædia Britannica, (11th ed.), 1911
- Strange True Stories of Louisiana
- Old Creole Days
- Amateur Garden
- Madame Delphine
- Famous Adventures And Prison Escapes of the Civil War
- Strong Hearts
- Kincaid's Battery
- Bylow Hill
- Gideon's Band
- Dr. Sevier
- Flower of the Chapdelaines
Works about Cable
- “Cable, George Washington” in The Encyclopedia Americana. New York, 1920.
- “Cable, George Washington” in Encyclopædia Britannica, (11th ed.), 1911
On his works
- “Grandissimes, The” by Edwin Mims in The Encyclopedia Americana. New York, 1920.
- “Old Creole Days” by Edwin Mims in The Encyclopedia Americana. New York, 1920.