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Charles Egbert Craddock. The Prophet of the Great Smoky Mountains. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Co., 1885.

The main character, John Kelsey, attempts to lead his mountaineer brethren away from sin. Most of the characters speak in a mountain dialect that will be of interest to some readers but difficult for others.

Check this title’s availability and access an online copy through the UNC-Chapel Hill Library Catalog.

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