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James Branch Cabell.

Frances Joan Brewer

James Branch Cabell.

by Frances Joan Brewer

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Published by University of Virginia Press in Charlottesville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cabell, James Branch, 1879-1958 -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith a foreword by James Branch Cabell.
    ContributionsBruccoli, Matthew Joseph, 1931-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5139.7 .B7, PS3505.A153 .B7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL214813M
    LC Control Numbera 58005622
    OCLC/WorldCa1328261

    James Branch Cabell: A Bibliography of His Writings, Biography and Criticism by Frances Joan Brewer, Matthew Joseph Bruccoli, James Branch Cabell ISBN (). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Van Doren, Carl, James Branch Cabell. New York, Robert M. McBride & Co., (OCoLC)

      James Branch Cabell was born in Richmond in at the home of his maternal grandparents at East Franklin Street- where Richmond's Public Library now stands. Cabell went to the College of William and Mary in at the age of fifteen where he taught French and Greek while studying all the : Ray Bonis. item 4 Beyond Life by James Branch Cabell (English) Paperback Book Free Shipping! - Beyond Life by James Branch Cabell (English) Paperback Book Free Shipping! $ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Fiction & Literature. See all.

    Life. Cabell was born and lived most of his life in Richmond, spent the winters in Florida until the death of his first wife in He retired in Florida.. Cabell was born into a rich Virginian family. His father, Robert Gamble Cabell II (–), was a mother, Anne Harris (–), was the daughter of Col. and Mrs James R. Branch. Jurgen, A Comedy of Justice is a fantasy book by James Branch Cabell, which gained fame (or notoriety) shortly after its publication. It is a humorous romp through a medieval cosmos, including a send-up of Arthurian legend, and excursions to Heaven and Hell as in The Divine Comedy/5().


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