Other Literary Forms

(Literary Essentials: Short Fiction Masterpieces)
ph_0111207067-Cable.jpg George Washington Cable Published by Salem Press, Inc.

George Washington Cable’s published books include several novels and collections of essays in addition to his short stories. His first novel, The Grandissimes (1880), captured national attention and widespread praise. His essays, although less popular, delineated and criticized social, economic, and political conditions in the South.