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The Conjure Woman

The Conjure Woman. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. 294 pp.
The Conjure Woman. London: Gay & Bird, 1899.
The Conjure Woman. Cambridge, MA: The Riverside Press, 1899. (150 copies printed.)
The Conjure Woman. 1899. (Large-paper edition with a colophon.)
The Conjure Woman. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1928. (Reprinted.)
The Conjure Woman. Ridgewood, NJ: Gregg Press, 1968.
The Conjure Woman. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1969. (Introduction by Robert M. Farnsworth.)
The Conjure Woman. St. Clair Shores, MI: Scholarly Press, 1977.
The Conjure Woman. Darby, PA: Arden Library, 1978.
The Conjure Woman. Tokyo: Honnotomosha, 1997.
The Conjure Woman.Der verwunschene Weinberg. Sklavenmarchen aus Nordamerika, trans. Monika Plessner. Frankfurt: Insel, 1979.
The Conjure WomanDie Zauberfrau: Sklavenmärchen aus North Carolina, trans. Christiane Agricola. Leipzig and Weimar: Kiepenheuer, 1989. (Afterword by Horst Ihde.)
The Conjure WomanSklavenmarchen aus Nordamerika, trans. by Monika Plessner. Frankfurt: Insel-Verl, 1991.
The Conjure WomanDie Zauberfrau: Sklavenmärchen aus North Carolina, trans. by Christiane Agricola. Hanau, DEU: Muller und Kiepenheuer, 1993. (Afterword by Horst Ihde.)
The Conjure Woman. New York: Dutton, 1973. (As retold by Ray Anthony Shephard.)
The Conjure Woman. London: Collins, 1975. (As retold by Ray Anthony Shephard.)
The Conjure Woman. New York: Dell, 1978. (As retold by Ray Anthony Shephard.)
The Conjure Woman. Edited by Richard H. Brodhead. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993. 207 pp. (Expanded as The Conjure Woman and Other Conjure Tales.)
The Conjure Woman. Chicago: Library Resources. Text-fiche. (Includes "The Conjurer's Revenge," reprinted from the Overland monthly.)
The Conjure Woman. Microfilm, Michigan University, Ann Arbor. (Includes "The Conjurer's Revenge," reprinted from the Overland monthly.)

The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line

The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1899.
The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line. Ridgewood, NJ: Gregg Press, 1967. 323 pp. (Reprinted.)
The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1968. 323 pp.
The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line. New York: Irvington Press, 1976.
The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line. St. Clair Shores, MI: Scholarly Press, 1977.
The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line. Tokyo: Honnotomosha, 1997.
The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line. Microfilm, Michigan University, Ann Arbor, 1967.
The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line. Louisville: Lost Cause Press. Text-fiche.
The Blue Vein Society, a play based on The Wife of His Youth, dir. Samuel Lawrence Kelley of Samuel Lawrence Kelley Plays, St. Clair Shores, MI: Scholarly Press, 1982. (Produced by two companies, once in 1982 and once in 1989.)

Frederick Douglass

Frederick Douglass. Beacon Biographies of Eminent Americans. Edited by M.A. deWolfe Howe. Boston: Small, Maynard & Co., 1899.
Frederick Douglass. London: Kegan Paul, 1899. 141 pp.
Frederick Douglass. Boston: Small, Maynard & Co., 1904. (Reprinted.)
Frederick Douglass. Boston: Small, Maynard & Co., 1912. (Reprinted.)
Frederick Douglass. New York: Johnson Reprints, 1970.
Frederick Douglass. St. Clair Shores, MI: Scholarly Press, 1977.
Frederick Douglass. Microfilm, Michigan University, Ann Arbor.

The House Behind the Cedars

The House Behind the Cedars. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1900. 294 pp.
The House Behind the Cedars. Self-Culture Magazine, no. XI-XII (1900-1901). (Serialized, starting with volume XI in August 1900 and ending with volume XII in February 1901.)
The House Behind the Cedars. Chicago Defender (Chicago, IL), October 29, 1921-March 4, 1922. (Serialized.)
The House Behind the Cedars. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1902. (Reprinted.)
The House Behind the Cedars. Cambridge, MA: The Riverside Press, 1902.
The House Behind the Cedars. Ridgewood, NJ: Gregg Press, 1968.
The House Behind the Cedars. New York: Collier Macmillan, 1969.
The House Behind the Cedars. London and Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1988. 294 pp. (Foreword by William L. Andrews.)
The House Behind the Cedars. New York and Hamondsworth: Penguin, 1993. 195 pp. (Introduction by Donald B. Gibson.)
The House Behind the Cedars. London: The X Press, 1995. 185 pp.
The House Behind the Cedars. Tokyo: Honnotomosha, 1997.
The House Behind the Cedars. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 1999.
Micheaux, Oscar, dir. Veiled Aristocrats, adapted from The House Behind the Cedars (1932).
The House Behind the Cedars. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1900. 294 pp.
The House Behind the Cedars. Microfilm, Michigan University, Ann Arbor.
The House Behind the Cedars. Louisville: Lost Cause Press. Text-fiche.

The Marrow of Tradition

The Marrow of Tradition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1901. 329 pp.
The Marrow of Tradition. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Gregg Press, 1968. (Reprinted.)
The Marrow of Tradition. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1969.
The Marrow of Tradition. Miami: Mnemosyne Press, 1969. (Introduction by Robert M. Farnsworth.)
The Marrow of Tradition. New York: Arno Press, 1969. 329 pp.
The Marrow of Tradition. New York: AMS Press, 1972. 392 pp.
The Marrow of Tradition. New York: Irvington Press, 1977.
The Marrow of Tradition. St. Clair Shores, MI: Scholarly Press, 1977.
The Marrow of Tradition. Boston: Dynamic Learn Corporation, 1978.
The Marrow of Tradition. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1979. (Introduction by Robert M. Farnsworth.)
The Marrow of Tradition. Edited by Eric J. Sundquist. New York: Penguin, 1993. 346 pp.
The Marrow of Tradition. Tokyo: Honnotomosha, 1997.
The Marrow of Tradition. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 1999.
Tradition. Black Classics. London: The X Press, 1994.
The Marrow of Tradition. Edited by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Three Classic African-American Novels. New York: Vantage Books, 1990.
The Marrow of Tradition. The African-American Novel in the Age of Reaction: Three Classics. New York: Penguin, 1992. (Introduction by William L. Andrews.)

The Colonel's Dream

The Colonel's Dream. New York: Doubleday, Page, & Co., 1905. 294 pp.
The Colonel's Dream. London: A. Constable, 1905.
The Colonel's Dream. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Gregg Press, 1968. 294 pp. (Reprinted.)
The Colonel's Dream. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1969. (Introduction by Robert M. Farnsworth.)
The Colonel's Dream. Miami: Mnemosyne Press, 1969.
The Colonel's Dream. New York: Arno Press, 1969.
The Colonel's Dream. Westport, CT: Negro Universities Press, 1970. 294 pp.
The Colonel's Dream. New York: Books for Libraries, Inc., 1971.
The Colonel's Dream. New York: Irvington Press, 1977.
The Colonel's Dream. St. Clair Shores, MI: Scholarly Press, 1977.
The Colonel's Dream. Tokyo: Honnotomosha, 1997.

Baxter's Procrustes

Baxter's Procrustes. Cleveland: The Rowfant Club, 1966. (Includes biographical essay about Chesnutt by John B. Nichols, Jr.; 180 copies printed.)

Charles W. Chesnutt: Works, 1895-1905

Charles W. Chesnutt: Works, 1895-1905. Microfilm, 3M International Microfilm Press, New York, 1972. (Includes the Schomburg Collection of the New York Public Library. Contents:[1] Frederick Douglas. New York, 1899 - [2] The Wife of His Youth; and Other Stories of the Color Line. Boston 1899 - [3] The Conjure Woman. Boston, 1899 - [4] The Marrow of Tradition. Boston, 1901 - [5] A Defamer of His Race, in The Critic. April, 1901 - [6] The Disfranchisement of the Negro, in The Negro Problem, 1903 - [7] The Colonel's Dream. New York, 1905.)

Charles W. Chesnutt Papers (Microform) 1891-1932

Charles W. Chesnutt Papers 1891-1932. Edited by Olivia J. Martin. Microform, Ohio Historical Society, Columbus, 1972. (Available through the Western Reserve Historical Society.)

The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt

The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Edited by Sylvia Lyons Render. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 422 pp. (Hardback.)
The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Edited by Sylvia Lyons Render. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1981. 428 pp. (Paperback.)

Who and Why Was Samuel Johnson

Who and Why Was Samuel Johnson. Edited by Robert A. Tibbetts. Akron: Northern Ohio Bibliophilic Society, 1991. 19 pp. (450 copies printed.)

Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt

Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. Edited by William L. Andrews. New York: Mentor Books, 1992.

The Journals of Charles Chesnutt

The Journals of Charles Chesnutt. Edited by Richard Brodhead. London and Durham: Duke University Press, 1993. 185 pp.

Mandy Oxendine: A Novel

Mandy Oxendine: A Novel. Edited by Charles Hackenberry. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1997. 112 pp.

"To Be an Author": Letters of Charles W. Chesnutt, 1889-1905

"To Be an Author": Letters of Charles W. Chesnutt, 1889-1905. Edited by Joseph R. McElrath, Jr. and Robert C. Leitz. Princeton and Chichester: Princeton University Press, 1997. 248 pp.

Tales of Conjure and the Color Line: 10 Stories

Tales of Conjure and the Color Line: 10 Stories. Edited by Joan R. Sherman. Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, Inc., 1998. 117 pp.

Paul Marchand, F.M.C.

Paul Marchand, F.M.C.. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1998. 144 pp. (Introduced by Matthew Wilson.)
Paul Marchand, F.M.C.. Edited by Dean McWilliams. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1999. 192 pp.

The Quarry

The Quarry. Edited by Dean McWilliams. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1999. 298 pp.

Charles W. Chesnutt: Essays and Speeches

Charles W. Chesnutt: Essays and Speeches. Edited by Joseph R. McElrath, Robert C. Leitz III, and Jesse S. Crisler. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1999. 596 pp. (With illustrations.)
Charles W. Chesnutt: Essays and Speeches. Edited by Joseph R. McElrath, Robert C. Leitz III, and Jesse S. Crisler. Cambridge, ENG: Cambridge University Press, 1999. 596 pp. (With illustrations.)

Charles W. Chesnutt: Critical Essays

Charles W. Chesnutt: Critical Essays. Edited by Joseph R. McElrath, et al. New York: G. K. Hall, 1999.

The Northern Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt

The Northern Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. Edited by Charles Duncan. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2004. 262 pp.

Short Stories:

"Appreciation"

"Appreciation." Puck, April 20, 1887. 128.
"Appreciation." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 64-65. (Reprinted.)

"Aunt Lucy's Search"

"Aunt Lucy's Search." Family Fiction, April 16, 1887. (CC.)
"Aunt Lucy's Search." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 209-213. (Reprinted.)

"Aunt Mimy's Son"

"Aunt Mimy's Son." Youth's Companion, March 1, 1900. 104-105.
"Aunt Mimy's Son." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 202-208. (Reprinted.)

"The Averted Strike"

"The Averted Strike." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 383-390.

"A Bad Night"

"A Bad Night." Atlanta Constitution (Atlanta, GA), August 2, 1886. 5.
"A Bad Night." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 271-278.

"Baxter's Procrustes"

"Baxter's Procrustes." Atlantic Monthly, June 1904. 823-830.
"Baxter's Procrustes." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 413-422. (Reprinted.)
"Baxter's Procrustes." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 266-278.
"Baxter's Procrustes." Tales of Conjure and the Color Line: 10 Stories. Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, Inc., 1998. 98-108.

"The Bouquet"

"The Bouquet." Atlantic Monthly, November 1899. 648-654.
"The Bouquet." The Wife of His Youth. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. (Reprinted.)
"The Bunch of Yellow Roses." Living Age, April 7, 1900. 63-66.
"The Bouquet." North Carolina in the Short Story. Edited by Richard Gaither Walser. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1948.
"The Bouquet." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 238-248.

"A Busy Day in a Lawyer's Office"

"A Busy Day in a Lawyer's Office." Tid-Bits, January 15, 1887. (CC.)
"A Busy Day in a Lawyer's Office." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 73-74. (Reprinted.)

"Cartwright's Mistake"

"Cartwright's Mistake." Cleveland News and Herald (Cleveland, OH), September 19, 1888. (CC.)
"Cartwright's Mistake." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 315-320. (Reprinted.)

"A Cause Célèbre"

"A Cause Célèbre." Puck, January 14, 1891. 354.
"A Cause Célèbre." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 68-69. (Reprinted.)

Cicely's Dream

"Cicely's Dream." The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. 132-167.
"Cicely's Dream." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 168-186. (Reprinted.)

"Concerning Father"

"Concerning Father." The Crisis, May 1930. 153-155; 175.
"Concerning Father." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 89-96.

"The Conjurer's Revenge"

"The Conjurer's Revenge." Overland Monthly, June 1889. 623-629.
"The Conjurer's Revenge." The Conjure Woman. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. 103-131. (Reprinted.)
"The Conjurer's Revenge." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 89-101. (Reprinted.)
"The Conjurer's Revenge." The Conjure Woman and Other Conjure Tales. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993. 70-81. (Reprinted.)

"Dave's Neckliss"

"Dave's Neckliss." Atlantic Monthly, October 1889. 500-508.
"Dave's Neckliss." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 132-141. (Reprinted.)
"Dave's Neckliss." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 89-101.
"Dave's Neckliss." The Conjure Woman and Other Conjure Tales. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993. 123-135.
"Dave's Neckliss." Tales of Conjure and the Color Line: 10 Stories. Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, Inc., 1998. 21-31.

"A Deep Sleeper"

"A Deep Sleeper." Two Tales, March 11, 1893. 1-8.
"A Deep Sleeper." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 115-122. (Reprinted.)
"A Deep Sleeper." The Conjure Woman and Other Conjure Tales. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993. 136-145.

"The Doctor's Wife"

"The Doctor's Wife." Chicago Ledger, June 1, 1887. (CC.)
"The Doctor's Wife." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 279-282.

"The Doll"

"The Doll." The Crisis, April 1912. 248-252.
"The Doll." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 405-412. (Reprinted.)
"The Doll." Tales of Conjure and the Color Line: 10 Stories. Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, Inc., 1998. 109-117.

"A Doubtful Success"

"A Doubtful Success." Cleveland News and Herald (Cleveland, OH), February 17, 1888. (CC.)

"The Dumb Witness"

"The Dumb Witness." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 153-163.
"The Dumb Witness." The Conjure Woman and Other Conjure Tales. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993. 158-172. (Reprinted.)

"An Eloquent Appeal"

"An Eloquent Appeal." Puck, June 6, 1888. 246.
"An Eloquent Appeal." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 166-167. (Reprinted.)

"L'Epouse de sa Jeunesse"

"L'Espouse de sa Jeunesse." Translated by Marie Louise Preis. Jour'nal de Geneve, November 1910. (A French translation of The Wife of His Youth, serialized, starting with November 4, 1910 and ending on November 6, 1910.)

"The Exception"

"The Exception." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 353-356.

"The Fall of Adam

"The Fall of Adam." Family Fiction, December 25, 1886. (CC.)
"The Fall of Adam." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 177-182. (Reprinted.)

"A Fatal Restriction"

"A Fatal Restriction." Puck, May 1, 1889. 166.

"Frisk's First Rat"

"Frisk's First Rat." Educator (Fayetteville, NC), March 20, 1875.
"Frisk's First Rat." North Carolina Literary Review, 1999. 87.

"A Fool's Paradise"

"A Fool's Paradise." Family Fiction, November 24, 1888. (CC.)
"A Fool's Paradise." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 321-329. (Reprinted.)

"The Goophered Grapevine"

"The Goophered Grapevine." Atlantic Monthly, August 1887. 254-260.
"The Goophered Grapevine." The Conjure Woman. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. 1-35. (Reprinted.)
"The Goophered Grapevine." Famous American Stories: A Collection of Short Stories by Century American Authors. Edited by Karl-Heinz Wirzerger. Berlin: Seven Seas Publishing, 1963.
"The Goophered Grapevine." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 1-13.
"The Goophered Grapevine." The Conjure Woman and Other Conjure Tales. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993. 31-43.
"The Goophered Grapevine." Tales of Conjure and the Color Line: 10 Stories. Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, Inc., 1998. 1-11.

"A Grass Widow"

"A Grass Widow." Family Fiction, May 14, 1887. (CC.)
"A Grass Widow." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 330-342. (Reprinted.)

"Gratitude"

"Gratitude." Puck, December 26, 1888. 300.
"Gratitude." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 62-63. (Reprinted.)

"The Gray Wolf's Ha'nt"

"The Gray Wolf's Ha'nt." The Conjure Woman. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. 162-194.
"The Gray Wolf's Ha'nt." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 63-75. (Reprinted.)
"The Gray Wolf's Ha'nt." The Conjure Woman and Other Conjure Tales. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993. 94-106.

"Her Virginia Mammy"

"Her Virginia Mammy." The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. 25-59.
"Her Virginia Mammy." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 114-131. (Reprinted.)

"Hot-Foot Hannibal"

"Hot-Foot Hannibal." Atlantic Monthly, January 1899. 49-56.
"Hot-Foot Hannibal." The Conjure Woman. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. 195-229. (Reprinted.)
"Hot-Foot Hannibal." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 76-88.
"Hot-Foot Hannibal." The Conjure Woman and Other Conjure Tales. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993. 107-122.

"How a Good Man Went Wrong"

"How a Good Man Went Wrong." Puck, November 28, 1888. 214.
"How a Good Man Went Wrong." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 190-191. (Reprinted.)

"How Dasdy Came Through"

"How Dasdy Came Through." Family Fiction, February 12, 1887. (CC.)
"How Dasdy Came Through." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 249-252. (Reprinted.)

"How He Met Her"

"How He Met Her." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 283-285.

"Jim's Romance"

"Jim's Romance." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 343-352.

"The Kiss"

"The Kiss." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 306-314.

"A Limb of Satan"

"A Limb of Satan." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 195-201.

"Lonesome Ben"

"Lonesome Ben." Southern Workman, March 1900. 137-145.
"Lonesome Ben." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 106-114. (Reprinted.)
"Lonesome Ben." The Conjure Woman and Other Conjure Tales. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993. 146-157.

"McDugald's Mule"

"McDugald's Mule." Family Fiction, January 15, 1887. (CC.)
"McDugald's Mule." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 183-185. (Reprinted.)

"The March of Progress"

"The March of Progress." Century, January 1901. 422-428.
"The March of Progress." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 214-222. (Reprinted.)

"The Marked Tree"

"The Marked Tree." The Crisis, December 1924. (Serialized, starting in December 1924 and ending January 1925.)
"The Marked Tree." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 142-152. (Reprinted.)
"The Marked Tree." The Conjure Woman and Other Conjure Tales. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993. 194-207.

"Mars Jeems's Nightmare"

"Mars Jeem's Nightmare." The Conjure Woman. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. 64-102.
"Mars Jeem's Nightmare." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 25-39. (Reprinted.)
"Mars Jeem's Nightmare." The Conjure Woman and Other Conjure Tales. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993. 55-69.

"A Matter of Principle"

"A Matter of Principle." The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. 94-131.
"A Matter of Principle." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 149-167. (Reprinted.)
"A Matter of Principle." Tales of Conjure and the Color Line: 10 Stories. Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, Inc., 1998. 67-82.

"A Metropolitan Experience"

"A Metropolitan Experience." Chicago Ledger, June 15, 1887. (CC.)
"A Metropolitan Experience." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 286-291. (Reprinted.)

"A Midnight Adventure"

"A Midnight Adventure." New Haven Register (New Haven, CT), December 6, 1887. (CC.)
"A Midnight Adventure." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 85-88. (Reprinted.)

"A Miscarriage of Justice"

"A Miscarriage of Justice." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 357-364.

"Mr. Taylor's Funeral

"Mr. Taylor's Funeral." The Crisis, April 1915. (Serialized, starting in April 1915 (313-316) and ending May 1915 (34-47).)
"Mr. Taylor's Funeral." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 261-270. (Reprinted.)

"An Original Sentiment"

"An Original Sentiment." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 78-79.

"The Origin of the Hatchet Story"

"The Origin of the Hatchet Story." Puck, April 24, 1889. 132.
"The Origin of the Hatchet Story." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 83-84. (Reprinted.)

"The Partners"

"The Partners." Southern Workman, May 1901. 271-278.
"The Partners." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 253-260. (Reprinted.)

"The Passing of Grandison"

"The Passing of Grandison." The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. 168-202.
"The Passing of Grandison." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, Penguin, 1992. 187-204. (Reprinted.)
"The Passing of Grandison." Tales of Conjure and the Color Line: 10 Stories. Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, Inc., 1998. 83-97.

"Po' Sandy"

"Po' Sandy." Atlantic Monthly, May 1888. 605-611.
"Po' Sandy." The Conjure Woman. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. 36-63. (Reprinted.)
"Po' Sandy." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 14-24.
"Po' Sandy." The Conjure Woman and Other Conjure Tales. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993. 44-54.
"Po' Sandy." Tales of Conjure and the Color Line: 10 Stories. Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, Inc., 1998. 12-20.

"The Prophet Peter"

"The Prophet Peter." Hathaway-Brown Magazine, April 1, 1906. 51-66.
"The Prophet Peter." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 236-248. (Reprinted.)

"A Roman Antique"

"A Roman Antique." Puck, July 17, 1889. 351.
"A Roman Antique." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 75-76. (Reprinted.)

"A Secret Ally"

"A Secret Ally." New Haven Register (New Haven, CT), September 19, 1887. (CC.)
"A Secret Ally." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 303-305. (Reprinted.)

"The Shadow of My Past"

"The Shadow of My Past." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 292-302.

"She Reminded Him"

"She Reminded Him." Puck, September 21, 1887. 58.
"She Reminded Him." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 77. (Reprinted.)

"The Sheriff's Children"

"The Sheriff's Children." New York Independent, November 7, 1889. 30-32.
"The Sheriff's Children." The Wife of His Youth. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. (Reprinted.)
"The Sheriff's Children." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 132-148.
"The Sheriff's Children." Tales of Conjure and the Color Line: 10 Stories. Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, Inc., 1998. 32-46.

"Sis' Becky's Pickaninny"

"Sis' Becky's Pickaninny." The Conjure Woman. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. 132-161.
"Sis' Becky's Pickaninny." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 51-62. (Reprinted.)
"Sis' Becky's Pickaninny." The Conjure Woman and Other Conjure Tales. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993. 82-93.
"Sis' Becky's Pickaninny." Tales of Conjure and the Color Line: 10 Stories. Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, Inc., 1998. 57-66.

"A Soulless Corporation"

"A Soulless Corporation." Tid-Bits, April 16, 1887. (CC.)
"A Soulless Corporation." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 70-72.

"Stryker's Waterloo"

"Stryker's Waterloo." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 365-373.

"The Sway-Backed House"

"The Sway-Backed House." Outlook, November 1900. 588-593.
"The Sway-Backed House." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 223-231. (Reprinted.)

"A Tight Boot"

"A Tight Boot." Cleveland News and Herald (Cleveland, OH), January 30, 1886. (CC.)
"A Tight Boot." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 58-61. (Reprinted.)

"Tobe's Tribulations"

"Tobe's Tribulations." Southern Workman, November 1900. 656-664.
"Tobe's Tribulations." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 97-105. (Reprinted.)
"Tobe's Tribulations." The Conjure Woman and Other Conjure Tales. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993. 183-193.

"Tom's Warm Welcome"

"Tom's Warm Welcome." Family Fiction, November 27, 1886. (CC.)
"Tom's Warm Welcome." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 186-189. (Reprinted.)

"Two Wives"

"Two Wives." New Haven Evening Register (New Haven, CT), August 13, 1886. 3.

"Uncle Peter's House"

"Uncle Peter's House." Cleveland News and Herald (Cleveland, OH), December 1885. (Syndicated by S. S. McClure.)
"Uncle Peter's House." Saint Paul and Minneapolis Pioneer Press (Saint Paul, MN), December 7-8, 1885. 8, 10. (Syndicated by S.S. McClure; CC.)
"Uncle Peter's House." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 168-176. (Reprinted.)

"Uncle Wellington's Wives"

"Uncle Wellington's Wives." The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. 203-268.
"Uncle Wellington's Wives." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 205-237.

"A Victim of Heredity; or, Why the Darkey Loves Chicken"

"A Victim of Heredity; or, Why the Darkey Loves Chicken." Self-Culture Magazine, July 1900. 404-409.
"A Victim of Heredity; or, Why the Darkey Loves Chicken." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 123-131. (Reprinted.)
"A Victim of Heredity; or, Why the Darkey Loves Chicken." The Conjure Woman and Other Conjure Tales. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993. 172-182.

"A Virginia Chicken"

"A Virginia Chicken." Household Realm, August 1887. (CC.)
"A Virginia Chicken." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 164-167. (Reprinted.)

"Walter Knox's Record"

"Walter Knox's Record." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 374-382.

"The Web of Circumstance"

"The Web of Circumstance." The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. 291-323.
"The Web of Circumstance." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 249-265. (Reprinted.)

"White Weeds"

"White Weeds." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 391-404.

"The Wife of His Youth"

"The Wife of His Youth." Atlantic Monthly, July 1898. 55-61.
"The Wife of His Youth." The Wife of His Youth. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. (Reprinted.)
"The Wife of His Youth" as "L'Epouse de sa Jeunesse." Translated by Marie Louise Preis. Jour'nal de Geneve, November 1910. (Serialized, starting on November 4 (4), continuing on November 5 (4), and ending on November 6, 1910 (2).)
"The Wife of His Youth." Collected Stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. New York: Mentor Books, 1992. 102-113.
"The Wife of His Youth." Tales of Conjure and the Color Line: 10 Stories. Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, Inc., 1998. 47-56.

"Wine and Water"

"Wine and Water." Family Fiction, April 23, 1887. (CC.)
"Wine and Water." The Short Fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt. Washington, DC: Howard University Press, 1974. 232-235. (Reprinted.)

Poems:

"The Ballad of Fair Oscar"

"The Ballad of Fair Oscar." Tid-Bits, December 18, 1886. (CC.)

"A Battle Hymn"

"A Battle Hymn." Social Circle Journal, October 1886. 1.

"A Father's Dream"

"A Father's Dream." Cleveland Voice (Cleveland, OH), March 8, 1885. 2.

"The Garden"

"The Garden." n.p. December 1886. (CC.)

"An Oasis"

"An Oasis." Tid-Bits, n.d. (CC.)

"A Summer Cloud"

"A Summer Cloud." Cleveland Voice (Cleveland, OH), August 30, 1885. 2.

"To the Grand Army of the Republic"

"To the Grand Army of the Republic." Cleveland Leader (Cleveland, OH), September 8, 1901. 12.

Essays and Articles:

"Advice to Young Men"

"Advice to Young Men." Social Circle Journal, November 1886. 1.

"Charles W. Chesnutt's Own View of His New Story, 'The Marrow of Tradition'"

"Charles W. Chesnutt's Own View of His New Story, 'The Marrow of Tradition'." Cleveland World (Cleveland, OH), October 20, 1901. 5.

"The Disfranchisement of the Negro."

"The Disfranchisement of the Negro." The Negro Problem: A Series of Articles by Representative American Negros of To-day. Edited by Booker T. Washington, et al. New York: James Pott & Company, 1903. 79-124.

"The Free Colored People of North Carolina"

"The Free Colored People of North Carolina." Southern Workman, March 1902. 136-141.

"The Future American: A Complete Race Amalgamation Likely to Occur"

"The Future American: A Complete Race Amalgamation Likely to Occur." Boston Evening Transcript (Boston, MA), September 1, 1900. 24.

"The Future American: A Stream of Dark Blood in the Veins of Southern Whites"

"The Future American: A Stream of Dark Blood in the Veins of Southern Whites." Boston Evening Transcript (Boston, MA), August 25, 1900. 15.

"The Future American: What the Race Is Likely to Become in the Process of Time"

"The Future American: What the Race Is Likely to Become in the Process of Time." Boston Evening Transcript (Boston, MA), August 18, 1900. 20.

"Lincoln's Courtship"

"Lincoln's Courtship." Southwestern Christian Advocate, February 4, 1909. 8.

"Methods of Teaching"

"Methods of Teaching." Minutes of the North Carolina State Teachers' Educational Association. Raleigh, NC: Baptist Standard Print, 1883. 5-13.

"The Mission of the Drama"

"The Mission of the Drama." Cygnet, January 1920. 11-12. (CC.)

"A Multitude of Counselors"

"A Multitude of Counselors." New York Independent, April 2, 1891. 4-5.

"The Negro in Cleveland"

"The Negro in Cleveland." Clevelander, November 1930. 3-4, 24, 26-27.

"The Negro's Franchise"

"The Negro's Franchise." Boston Evening Transcript (Boston, MA), May 11, 1901. 18.

"Obliterating the Color Line"

"Obliterating the Color Line." Cleveland World (Cleveland, OH), October 23, 1901. 2. (An unsigned editorial attributed to Chesnutt.)

"Peonage, Or the New Slavery"

"Peonage, Or the New Slavery." Voice of the Negro, September 1904. 394-397.

"Post-Bellum-Pre-Harlem"

"Post-Bellum-Pre-Harlem." Colophon, 1931. 20.
"Post-Bellum-Pre-Harlem." The Crisis, June 1931. 18.
"Post-Bellum-Pre-Harlem." Breaking into Print Breaking into Print. Edited by Elmer Alder. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1937.

"Race Ideals and Examples"

"Race Ideals and Examples." A.M.E. Review, 1913. 101-117. (Text of an address delivered at Wilberforce University, June 1913.)

"Race Prejudice: Its Causes and Its Cure"

"Race Prejudice: Its Cause and Its Cure." Alexander's Magazine, July 15, 1905. 21-26. (Text of an address delivered before the Boston Historical and Literary Association, June 1905.)

"Superstitions and Folk-Lore of the South"

"Superstitions and Folk-Lore of the South." Modern Culture, May 1901. 231-235.
"Superstitions and Folk-Lore of the South." Mother Wit from the Laughing Barrel. Edited by Alan Dundes. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1973. 369-376. (Reprinted.)

"Things To Be Thankful For"

"Things To Be Thankful For." Social Circle Journal, 1886. (CC.)

"A Visit to Tuskegee"

"A Visit to Tuskegee." Cleveland Leader (Cleveland, OH), March 31, 1901. 19.

"What Is a White Man?"

"What Is a White Man?" New York Independent, May 30, 1889. 5-6.

"The White and the Black"

"The White and the Black." Boston Evening Transcript (Boston, MA), March 20, 1901. 13.

"Women's Rights"

"Women's Rights." The Crisis, August 1915. 182-183.

Miscellaneous:

"Advocates New Social House"

"Advocates New Social House." Cleveland Journal, December 2, 1905. 1.
"Advocates New Social House." November 1905. (Reprint of a Chesnutt speech, "Does Central Avenue Need a Social Settlement House?," delivered before the Cleveland Negro Board of Trade.)

"A Defamer of His Race"

"A Defamer of His Race." Critic, April 1901. 350-351.
"A Defamer of His Race." Review of The American Negro, by William Hannibal Thomas. New York: Macmillan, 1901.

"American Orators and Oratory"

"American Orators and Oratory: Being a Report of Lectures Delivered by Thomas Wentworth Higginson at Western Reserve University; Under the Auspices of the Western Reserve Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution." Cleveland: Imperial Press, 1901. (With illustrations.)

"The Negro in Art"

"The Negro in Art." The Crisis, November 1926. 28-29. (Remarks contributed to a symposium.)

"The Negro in the South"

"The Negro in the South." Boston Evening Transcript (Boston, MA), September 20, 1899. 16. (A correspondent's summary of a Chesnutt lecture delivered at the Greenacre Summer School in Elliot, Maine, in August 1899.)

"Negroes To Walk in Perry's Parade"

"Negroes to Walk in Perry's Parade." Cleveland Plain Dealer (Cleveland, OH), September 8, 1913. 3. (News article containing a brief Chesnutt essay on the role of African Americans in the War of 1812.)

"On the Future of His People"

"On the Future of His People." Review of The Future of the American Negro, by Booker T. Washington (Boston: Small, Maynard & Co., 1899). Saturday Evening Post, January 20, 1900. 646.

"A Plea for the American People"

"A Plea for the American People." Review of The Future of the American Negro, by Booker T. Washington (Boston: Small, Maynard & Co., 1899). Critic, February 1900. 160-163.

"Pussy Meow: The Autobiography of a Cat, S.L. Patteson"

Review of "Pussy Meow: The Autobiography of a Cat," by S.L. Patteson. Modern Culture, November 1901. 261.