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Robber Bridegroom, the (1941) [Novel]
by Eudora Welty Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Eudora Welty's first novel (1941) tells the saga of Rosamund, the daughter of a plantation owner in Mississippi, who falls in love with a bandit chief named Jamie Lockhart, seeing him as a means of escape from her cruel stepmother and ineffectual father. More magical and less introspective than Welty's later works, THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM is based loosely on Grimm's fairy tale--which was an integral part of Welty's childhood reading--but is also deeply colored by Southern folklore.

Original title: The Robber Bridegroom
Original languages: English


Genre: Fairy Tales & FolkloreReinterpretations
FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

Edition #1: The Robber Bridegroom

The Robber Bridegroom (1941)
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Language: English

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The Robber Bridegroom (1978)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Mariner Books
ISBN: 0156768070
Pages: 192

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