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Florian Slappey.

Octavus Roy Cohen

Florian Slappey.

by Octavus Roy Cohen

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Published by D. Appleton-Century in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Birmingham (Ala.)
    • Subjects:
    • Detective and mystery stories, American.,
    • African American men -- Fiction.,
    • Birmingham (Ala.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.C662 Fj, PS3505.O2455 Fj
      The Physical Object
      Pagination308 p.
      Number of Pages308
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6372418M
      LC Control Number38018387
      OCLC/WorldCa1148329

      Slappey lighted one of the cigarettes, inhaled luxuriously and lay back upon his pillow. But Florian was not happy--at any rate not to the point of inconvenience. His worldly assets consisted of the best wardrobe boasted by any colored man in the city of Birmingham, an overdue account for the room which he occupied, nine dollars in cash and an Author: Octavus Roy Cohen. Cohen's popularity as a writer soared after his stories about Southern Negro life were printed in the Saturday Evening ing in he published well over 50 books and also wrote for the stage, for radio, television and film. Among his popular characters were the "Beau Brummell of Birmingham", Florian Slappey and oversized detective Jim Hanvey.

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Condition notes - numbered pp +1; HB. Pages: clean, bright, tight; a.e. modestly tanned, one page torn and wrinkled, but w/ no loss. His most notable creation was "Florian Slappey", a fictional black detective who appeared both in print (in the Saturday Evening Post) and in a series of short films in the s, These were "ethnic comedies" following the bumbling investigations of Slappey and his travels from Birmingham, Alabama to Harlem, New York.

These were later assembled. Cohen's third detective, Florian Slappey, is one of the earliest black private investigators. He appears in numerous stories published first in the Saturday Evening Post and then in such collections as Florian Slappey Goes Abroad () and Florian Slappey ().

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Published by Little, Brown, and Company,Boston. Dust jacket has staining, small pieces missing, $ on the front flap, in a protective cover.

Water staining along the edges of the front and rear free endpaper, not affecting the text. R.H. Macy & Co blind stamp on the title page above the Rating: % positive.

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Close. More from this seller. From toOctavus Roy Cohen turned out a remarkable short stories featuring Florian Slappey and the schemers, romancers and ditzes of Birmingham’s Darktown for The Saturday Evening Post and other publications.

Cohen said, “I received a great deal of mail from Negroes and I have never found any resentment from a one of them.”. Todos los departamentos Author: Octavus Roy Cohen. Even well-meaning fiction writers of the late Jim Crow era () perpetuated racial stereotypes in their depiction of black characters.

From toOctavus Roy Cohen turned out a remarkable short stories featuring Florian Slappey and the schemers, romancers and ditzes of Birmingham's Darktown for The Saturday Evening Post and other publications.

* The Law and the Profits [Florian Slappey], (ss) The Saturday Evening Post Apr 28 * The Law of the Camp, (ss) The Blue Book Magazine Nov * The Leased of These, (ss) The Saturday Evening Post Jul 13 * Lemon Aid [Florian Slappey], (ss) The Saturday Evening Post Jun 7 * The Lemon Squeezer, (ss) The Blue Book Magazine Apr [Florian Slappey], (ss) The Saturday Evening Post Mar 18 * The Prettiest Girl in the City, (ss) Railroad Man’s Magazine Dec 21 * The Price, (ss) 10 Story Book Sep.

Book fiction only. Series characters: DC = David Carroll, JH - Jim Hanvey, FS = Florian Slappey, EP = Eric Peters, MG = Lt. Max Gold, MW = Lt.

Marty Walsh. ss = story collection. * = marginal crime content.Octavus Roy Cohen was an American novelist, playwright, and screenwriter.Even well-meaning fiction writers of the late Jim Crow era () perpetuated racial stereotypes in their depiction of black characters.

From toOctavus Roy Cohen turned out a remarkable short stories featuring Florian Slappey and the schemers.