"The Wife of His Youth" is a short story by American author Charles W. Chesnutt,
first published in July 1898. It later served as the title story of the collection The ...
Readers of Charles Chesnutt's short story 'The Wife of His Youth,' might notice
that its protagonist, Mr. Ryder, has indeed forgotten where he came from, that is, ...
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Perhaps the most influential African American writer of fiction around the turn of
the twentieth century, Charles Waddell Chesnutt was born in 1858 to free African
A short story. ... But tell me your story, and it may refresh my memory. .... that
accident should bring to his knowledge the fact that the wife of his youth, the wife
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His story, "The Wife of His Youth," appeared in the Atlantic Monthly in 1898. In
this story, Mr. Ryder, the light-skinned black leader of the Blue Vein Society, ...
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The Wife of His Youth: And Other Stories of the Color Line by Charles W.
Chesnutt. ... Two short story collections, The Conjure Woman and The. Wife of