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Go tell it on the mountain

Author: James Baldwin
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1953.
Series: Borzoi book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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James Baldwin chronicles a fourteen-year-old boy's discovery of the terms of his identity as the stepson of the minister of a storefront Pentecostal church in Harlem one Saturday in March of 1935. Baldwin's rendering of his protagonist's spiritual, sexual, and moral struggle of self-invention opened new possibilities in the American language and in the way Americans understand themselves.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Baldwin, James, 1924-1987.
Go tell it on the mountain.
New York, Knopf, 1953
(OCoLC)561707929
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Baldwin
ISBN: 0552102911 9780552102919
OCLC Number: 607637
Description: 303 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Borzoi book.
Responsibility: James Baldwin.

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James Baldwin chronicles a fourteen-year-old boy's discovery of the terms of his identity as the stepson of the minister of a storefront Pentecostal church in Harlem one Saturday in March of 1935. Baldwin's rendering of his protagonist's spiritual, sexual, and moral struggle of self-invention opened new possibilities in the American language and in the way Americans understand themselves.

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