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A Langston Hughes encyclopedia

Author: Hans A Ostrom
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Because Hughes produced work in almost every genre imaginable, the encyclopedia contains information potentially significant to those interested in poetry, short fiction, the novel, autobiography, drama, musical theatre, opera, the blues and other popular songs, children's literature, anthologies, and journalism."--Preface, p. [vii.].
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Encyclopédies
Biography Encyclopedias
Biographies Encyclopédies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ostrom, Hans A.
Langston Hughes encyclopedia.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2002
(OCoLC)605023378
Online version:
Ostrom, Hans A.
Langston Hughes encyclopedia.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2002
(OCoLC)607761260
Named Person: Langston Hughes; Langston Hughes; Langston Hughes; Langston Hughes; Langston Hughes
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hans A Ostrom
ISBN: 0313303924 9780313303920
OCLC Number: 44728029
Description: xxi, 495 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Preface Abbreviations and Short Titles Chronology The Encyclopedia General Bibliography Index
Responsibility: Hans Ostrom.

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This work chronicles the life and writings of the African-American author Langston Hughes. Hughes was primarily a poet, but also wrote newspaper articles, short stories, drama, and lyrics for popular  Read more...

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