A Love Supreme

by Pauline Hopkins

A Love Supreme

  • ISBN-13: 9781874509271
  • Author(s): Pauline Hopkins
  • Subject: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)|modern fiction
  • Publisher: The X Press
  • Imprint: The X Press
  • Publication Date: 09-01-1996
  • Format: p/b

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Originally published in 1900 under the title Contending Forces: A Romance Illustrative of Negro Life North and South, this re-discovered classic is not simply a sentimental romance of star-crossed lovers, but also a political fiction detailing black life in 19th century America. It tells the story of a beautiful, black heroine who is guilt ridden by some dark secret in her past and who has to overcome her burden before she can lead a normal and fulfilling life.
About the book

Originally published in 1900 under the title Contending Forces: A Romance Illustrative of Negro Life North and South, this re-discovered classic is not simply a sentimental romance of star-crossed lovers, but also a political fiction detailing black life in 19th century America. It tells the story of a beautiful, black heroine who is guilt ridden by some dark secret in her past and who has to overcome her burden before she can lead a normal and fulfilling life.