Epaminondas and His Auntie (Classic Reprint) [Sara Cone Bryant] on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Excerpt from Epaminondas and His. THE STORY OF EPAMINONDAS AND HIS AUNTIE [A Southern nonsense tale.] Epaminondas used to go to see his Auntie ‘most every day, and she nearly. Epaminondas and His Auntie has 47 ratings and 11 reviews. Joyce said: I have this book in my collection for many reasons. It’s been censored repeatedly.

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And don’t you go see your Auntie, neither. Green boards with white titles, colour picture to front. Well into the middle of the twentieth centurythese were some of the yis popular depictions of black Americans.

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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. You see these here six mince pies I done make? They obviously appeal to people. The comments about whether this book is “racist” or “not racist” or “politically incorrect” seem to be barking up the wrong tree. If not for racist reasons, why did the author not make the characters in this story white, like in Dick and Jane?


Small tears on edge of dust jacket. His Mammy looked at it, and she said,– “Law’s sake! This site uses cookies.


This is a reproduction of a book published before Views Read Edit View history. Kirk Morris rated it it was amazing Dec 14, If you hold cake tightly in your fist it will crumble to bits, or even that there is something wrong once it happens.

Mar 04, The rated it it was amazing.

Imitate dragging something along the ground. It was first published in I love lots of the fool tales like the Jack tales and Amelia Bedelia, this fits in with those. They are not actual photos of the physical item for sale and should not be relied upon as a basis for edition or condition.

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Epaminondas and His Auntie by Sara Cone Bryant

Bywhen this cartoon was made, images like these qunt American culture. Water-dropped pages with light tanning to page edges. I have this from my childhood. Apr 03, Joyce McCombs rated it liked it.


Georgia Shirley rated it it was amazing Nov 20, And it gave me a new appreciation for the wide variety of stories that people love for a wide variety of reason I have this book in my collection for many reasons.

Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. I thought it was banned, but I just found it on Amazon. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Epaminondas and His Auntie

He stepped [imitate]–right–in– the–middle–of–every–one. Epaminondas, what you got there?

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