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African-American Poetry

An Anthology, 1773-1927 (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Published by Dover Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry texts & anthologies,
  • American poetry,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Poetry,
  • African Americans,
  • African American authors,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Social Science / African-American Studies

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJames Madison Bell (Contributor), Frances Ellen Watkins Harper (Contributor), Charlotte L. Forten Grimké (Contributor), George Moses Horton (Contributor), Langston Hughes (Contributor), Phillis Wheatley Peters (Contributor), Joshua McCarter Simpson (Contributor), Alfred Islay Walden (Contributor), James Monroe Whitfield (Contributor), Joan R. Sherman (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7637393M
    ISBN 100486296040
    ISBN 109780486296043


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