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The essential Gwendolyn Brooks

Author: Gwendolyn Brooks; Elizabeth Alexander
Publisher: New York : Library of America, 2005.
Series: American poets project, 19.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The classic volume by the distinguished modern poet and winner of the 1950 Pulitzer Prize that represents her technical mastery, her compassionate and illuminating response to a world that is both special and universal, and her warm humanity.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000.
Essential Gwendolyn Brooks.
New York : Library of America, 2005
(OCoLC)607776332
Online version:
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000.
Essential Gwendolyn Brooks.
New York : Library of America, 2005
(OCoLC)607837191
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gwendolyn Brooks; Elizabeth Alexander
ISBN: 1931082871 9781931082877
OCLC Number: 59011499
Description: xxvi, 148 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: From a Street in Bronzeville (1945) --
From Annie Allen (1949) --
From The womanhood --
From The Bean Eaters (1960) --
From selected poems (1963) --
From In the Mecca (1968) --
From Riot (1969) --
From Family Pictures (1970) --
From Beckonings (1975) --
From Primer for Blacks (1980) --
From The Near-Johannesburg Boy (1986) --
From Children Coming Home (1991) --
From In Montgomery and Other Poems (2003).
Series Title: American poets project, 19.
Other Titles: Poems.
Responsibility: Gwendolyn Brooks, Elizabeth Alexander, editor.

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The classic volume by the distinguished modern poet and winner of the 1950 Pulitzer Prize that represents her technical mastery, her compassionate and illuminating response to a world that is both special and universal, and her warm humanity.

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