The Leatherwood God by William Dean Howells

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Leatherwood God, or Joseph C. Dylkes, was a messianic figure in the early settlement of the Ohio Country in the United States. The legend of this man from Leatherwood Creek, who convinced the people of Ohio that he is a living god, served as an inspiration to William Dean Howells for one of his last novels which is quite different from the majority of his works.4/5.

Joseph C. Dylkes, also referred to as the Leatherwood God, was a messianic figure in the early settlement of the Ohio Country in the United States. Very little is known about Dylkes. Details about his birth, as well as information regarding his whereabouts. "The Leatherwood God"(),based on an actual case, is a novel about a small Ohio village in the s.

One day a charismatic stranger,named Joseph Dylks, turns up there. At first he claims to be sent by God, then to actually be God himself. As unlikely as it seems, about a third of the town believe him and become his wrcch2016.coms: 2.

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You can also read the full text online using our ereader. THE LEATHERWOOD GOD Already, in the third decade of the nineteenth century, the settlers in the valley of Leatherwood Creek had opened the primeval forest to their fields of corn and tobacco on the fertile slopes and rich bottom-lands.

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The name passed to the settlement, and then it passed to the man, who came and went there in mystery and obloquy, and remained lastingly famed in the annals of the region as the Leatherwood God.

At the time he appeared the community had become a center of influence, spiritual as well as material, after a manner unknown to later conditions.

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Leatherwood God, or Joseph C. Dylkes, was a messianic figure in the early settlement of the Ohio Country in the United States. The legend of this man from Leatherwood Creek, who convinced the people of Ohio that he is a living god, served as an inspiration to William Dean Howells for one of his last novels which is quite different from the majority of his works.

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New York: Century First Edition. Spine faded; ownership. The author thinks it well to apprise the reader that the historical outline of this story is largely taken from the admirable narrative of Judge Taneyhill in the Ohio Valley Series, Robert Clarke Co., Cincinnati.

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New York: The Century Co., FIRST EDITION. The story of a religious impostor in the backwoods of Ohio who gives himself out as God a dramatization of the men and women of yesterday who were making America a moving narrative of characters motivated by powerful, elemental emotions the narrative is direct and moving, quick with sentiment and mellow with gracious, kindly humor.

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Each Chapter speaks to all men regarding a relationship with God, and real life subjects such as Love, Sex, Dating, Marriage, Divorce, Fatherhood, Sin, Politics, Religion, Life. The following is an account of the appearance and pretensions of Joseph C.

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