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And bid him sing a biography of Countée Cullen by Charles Molesworth

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Published by The University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Harlem Renaissance,
  • Biography,
  • African American poets

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementCharles Molesworth
LC ClassificationsPS3505.U287 Z75 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationpages ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25140308M
ISBN 100226533646, 0226533662
ISBN 109780226533643, 9780226533667
LC Control Number2011050825

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