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Author Hugo, Leon.
Title Bernard Shaw's The Black girl in search of God : the story behind the story / Leon Hugo.
Imprint Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2003]

Series The Florida Bernard Shaw series.
Florida Bernard Shaw series.
Subject Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950. Adventures of the black girl in her search for God.
Women, Black, in literature.
Religion in literature.
God in literature.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 169 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-162) and index.
Contents Antecedents: Voltaire and others -- Foreshadowing -- Accident -- Publication -- Reaction, censorship, repudiation -- Rejoinder -- Champion.
Note Print version record.
Summary ''Leon Hugo, a distinguished Shaw scholar from the country in which The Black Girl in Search of God is set, is the ideal critic to examine Shaw's most famous prose tale--an allegory on a par with Voltaire's Candide.''--Stanley Weintraub, Pennsylvania State University''An astute reading of the text.
ISBN 9780813031866 (electronic bk.)
0813031869 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 85855435
Additional Format Print version: Hugo, Leon. Bernard Shaw's The Black girl in search of God. Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©2003 0813026261 9780813026268 (DLC) 2003047335 (OCoLC)51978025.