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Go tell it on the mountain

Author: James Baldwin
Publisher: New York : Knopf, ©1953,1952.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : [Proof ed.View 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
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Baldwin
OCLC Number: 778097318
Notes: Printed wrappers.
Description: [10], 303, [1] p. ; 21 cm.
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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