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Batouala (1922)
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    Rewarding a Negro for Indicting "Civilization" (Review)
    Batouala, by Rene Maran
    1. Batouala by Rene Maran
    The Literary Digest, February 18, 1922, p. 31
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    Heart of Africa (Review)
    Batouala, by Rene Maran
    1. Batouala by Rene Maran
    The Nation, March 15, 1922, p. 322
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    Culture of a Black Cosmos (Review)
    Batouala, by Rene Maran
    1. Batouala by Rene Maran
    The Nation, March 26, 1973, p. 407
  4. The Book Table
    The Goncourt Prize (Review)
    Batouala, by Rene Maran
    1. Batouala by Rene Maran
    The Outlook, March 15, 1922, p. 433
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    The Compleat Collector (2 Reviews)
    Batouala, by Rene Maran
    1. Batouala by Rene Maran
    2. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
    The Saturday Review, October 29, 1932, p. 214
  6. Reviews of Books
    A Page of Fiction (6 Reviews)
    Batouala, by Rene Maran
    1. Batouala by Rene Maran
    2. Indian Summer by Emily Grant Hutchings
    3. Bennett Malin by Elsie Singmaster
    4. Heartbeat by Stacy Aumonier
    5. The Breath of Scandal by Edwin Balmer
    6. Hoax by Anonymous
    The New Republic, September 13, 1922, p. 76
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    Fine Print (7 Reviews)
    Batouala, by Rene Maran
    1. Batouala by Rene Maran
    2. Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard
    3. Oscar Wilde by Martin Fido
    4. The Trials of Oscar Wilde by Michael S. Foldy
    5. The Head of the Bed by John Hollander
    6. Angle of Geese and Other Poems by N. Scott Momaday
    7. The Life of Captain James Cook by J.C. Beaglehole
    The New Republic, April 6, 1974, p. 32
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    The Bookman's Guide to Fiction (82 Reviews)
    The Isle of Seven Moons, by Robert Gordon Anderson
    1. The Isle of Seven Moons by Robert Gordon Anderson
    2. For Richer, For Poorer by Harold Hunter Armstrong
    3. Heartbeat by Stacy Aumonier
    4. In the Days of Poor Richard by Irving Bacheller
    5. Spellbinders by Margaret Culkin Banning
    6. Granite and Clay by Sara Ware Bassett
    7. Mr. Prohack by Arnold Bennett
    8. What Became of Mr. Desmond by C. Nina Boyle
    9. The Head of the House of Coombe by Frances Hodgson Burnett
    10. Robin by Frances Hodgson Burnett
    11. Abdication by Edmund Candler
    12. One of Ours by Willa Cather
    13. J. Poindexter, Colored by Irvin S. Cobb
    14. The Country Beyond by James Oliver Curwood
    15. The Return by Walter de la Mare
    16. The Vehement Flame by Margaret Deland
    17. Mary Lee by Geoffrey Dennis
    18. A Daughter of the Sands by Frances Everard
    19. Way of Revelation by Wilfrid Ewart
    20. Martin Pippin in the Apple Orchard by Eleanor Farjeon
    21. The Beautiful and Damned by F. Scott Fitzgerald
    22. M'Lord o' the White Road by Cedric Fraser
    23. The House of Mohun by George Gibbs
    24. One Man in His Time by Ellen Glasgow
    25. Very Woman by Remy de Gourmont
    26. Beyond Rope and Fence by David Grew
    27. The Day of the Beast by Zane Grey
    28. To the Last Man by Zane Grey
    29. Flower of the World by Alice Calhoun Haines
    30. Saint Teresa by Henry Sydnor Harrison
    31. Maria Chapdelaine by Louis Hemon
    32. Cytherea by Joseph Hergesheimer
    33. The City of Fire by Grace Livingston Hill
    34. The Covered Wagon by Emerson Hough
    35. The Abbe Pierre by Jay William Hudson
    36. The Shadow of the East by E.M. Hull
    37. The Sheik by E.M. Hull
    38. If Winter Comes by A.S.M. Hutchinson
    39. This Freedom by A.S.M. Hutchinson
    40. Sea Wrack by Vere Hutchinson
    41. Mortal Coils by Aldous Huxley
    42. Captain Sazarac by Charles Tenney Jackson
    43. The Clash by Storm Jameson
    44. The Mother of All Living by Robert Keable
    45. Simon Called Peter by Robert Keable
    46. One Thing Is Certain by Sophie Kerr
    47. Cappy Ricks Retires by Peter B. Kyne
    48. Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis
    49. The Tale of Triona by William J. Locke
    50. At Sight of Gold by Cynthia Lombardi
    51. The Altar Steps by Compton Mackenzie
    52. Batouala by Rene Maran
    53. The Sky Line of Spruce by Edison Marshall
    54. Spinster of This Parish by W.B. Maxwell
    55. Viola Gwyn by George Barr McCutcheon
    56. The Confessions of a Well-Meaning Woman by Stephen McKenna
    57. Rhesa by Walter Bliss Newgeon
    58. Brass by Charles G. Norris
    59. Certain People of Importance by Kathleen Norris
    60. Lucretia Lombard by Kathleen Norris
    61. Kimono by John Paris
    62. Indelible by Elliot H. Paul
    63. The Moon Out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
    64. The Bittermeads Mystery by E.R. Punshon
    65. Vandemark's Folly by Herbert Quick
    66. Tell England by Ernest Raymond
    67. The Breaking Point by Mary Roberts Rinehart
    68. Captain Blood by Rafael Sabatini
    69. The Ghost Girl by Edgar Saltus
    70. Adrienne Toner by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
    71. Dancers in the Dark by Dorothy Speare
    72. Gentle Julia by Booth Tarkington
    73. Further Adventures of Lad by Albert Payson Terhune
    74. The Old House by Cecile Tormay
    75. Peter Whiffle: His Life and Works by Carl Van Vechten
    76. The Secret Places of the Heart by H.G. Wells
    77. The Judge by Rebecca West
    78. The Glimpses of the Moon by Edith Wharton
    79. On Tiptoe by Stewart Edward White
    80. Judith of the Godless Valley by Honore Willsie
    81. Merton of the Movies by Harry Leon Wilson
    82. The Red Knight by Francis Brett Young
    The Bookman, October 1922, pp. 208-213