The poetry of the Negro 1746-1949. Langston Hughes, eds Arna Bontemps.

The poetry of the Negro 1746-1949

Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1949. xviii, 429p., later printing, tattered dj.

This anthology includes poetry by James Weldon Johnson, Paul Lawrence Dunbar, Jean Toomer, Melvin Tolson, Countee Cullen, Richard Wright and Gwendolyn Brooks, as well as Hughes and Bontemps, a section on Caribbean poets that includes Claude McKay, Nicolás Guillén, and Aimé Césaire, and another entitled "Tributary Poems by Non-Negroes."

Cat.No: 11305

Price: $18.00

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