19th and early 20th century
- The Grandissimes, by George Washington Cable
- The Awakening, by Kate Chopin
- Balcony Stories, Grace King
- Goodness of St. Rocque, Alice Dunbar Nelson
- The Mysteries of New Orleans, Baron von Reizenstein
TranscriptSusan Larson: The 19th century in New Orleans literature is a different kind of animal. Tell us what kind of the books were coming along then. I think one of your favorites is The Grandissimes by George Washington Cable.