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Go tell it on the mountain

Author: James Baldwin
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 1995, ©1953.
Series: Modern library of the world's best books
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Modern library edView all editions and formats
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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
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Baldwin
ISBN: 0679601546 9780679601548
OCLC Number: 759908322
Notes: Originally published: New York : Doubleday, ©1953. With new biographical note.
Description: vii, 291 pages ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Modern library of the world's best books
Responsibility: James Baldwin.

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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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