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The Life of Paul Laurence Dunbar : Portrait of a Poet

Author: Catherine Reef
Publisher: Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, Inc., [2014]
Series: Legendary African Americans.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book paints a rich and memorable portrait of the first African American to earn his living as a writer. Born in 1872 to former slaves, Dunbar touched the nation with poetry that portrayed the sorrows and the joys of African-American life.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Reef, Catherine.
Life of Paul Laurence Dunbar
(DLC) 2013050359
(OCoLC)870335364
Named Person: Paul Laurence Dunbar; Paul Laurence Dunbar
Material Type: Biography, Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Reef
ISBN: 9780766061552 0766061558 9780766061545 076606154X 1322024243 9781322024240 9780766061569 0766061566
OCLC Number: 896878127
Notes: "Previous title: Paul Laurence Dunbar: portrait of a poet."
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: A worthy singer --
Being a boy --
Dreaming all the time --
Fame's bright sky --
Pen and voice --
The caged bird --
An unknown country --
No rest --
Back home --
Singing to the dawn.
Series Title: Legendary African Americans.
Responsibility: Catherine Reef.

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This book paints a rich and memorable portrait of the first African American to earn his living as a writer. Born in 1872 to former slaves, Dunbar touched the nation with poetry that portrayed the sorrows and the joys of African-American life.

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