American Negro Poetry

By: Bontemps, Arna,edited By

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Terrrific collection of poetry by African American writers including Paul Laurence Dunbar, Fenton Johnson, Claude McKay, Jean Toomer, Sterling Brown, Richard Wright, Langston Hughes, Margaret Walker, Gwendolyn Brooks and many others. LAID IN IS A SMALL HANDWRITTEN NOTE IN BLUE INK ON BROWN PAPER FROM GWENDOLYN BROOKS IN WHICH SHE SAYS THAT HER AGENT WILL BE GETTING IN TOUCH TO ARRANGE A DATE WHICH I ASSUME IS FOR A READING. NOT DATED THE CARD IS SIGNED GWEN BROOKS. Former owner signature on the top of the front endsheet, sun fading to the spine panel and unobtrussive tear to the back panel of the dustjacket. Fine/vg+ Also included is a nice 54pg. catalog of rare African American literature offered by a leading bookdealer in modern editions. Vg.

Title: American Negro Poetry

Author Name: Bontemps, Arna,edited By

Categories: African American, Poetry and Poets, Signed Books,

Edition: Fifth Printing

Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang: 1966

Binding: Cloth with Dustjacket

Seller ID: 008728

Keywords: african American Poets writers Poetry Black Writers Black Poets