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The sport of the gods : and other essential writings

Author: Paul Laurence Dunbar; Shelley Fisher Fishkin; David Bradley
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872'1906) overcame racism and poverty to become one of the best-known authors in America, and the first African American to earn a living from his poetry, fiction, drama, journalism, and lectures. This original collection includes the short novel The Sport of the Gods, Dunbar's essential essays and short stories, and his finest poems, such as "Sympathy," all which explore crucial social,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Literary collections
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dunbar, Paul Laurence, 1872-1906.
Sport of the gods.
New York : Modern Library, ©2005
(DLC) 2004061146
(OCoLC)57068809
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Laurence Dunbar; Shelley Fisher Fishkin; David Bradley
ISBN: 9780307434609 0307434605
OCLC Number: 607734586
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxx, 441 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: edited and introduced by Shelley Fisher Fishkin and David Bradley.
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Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872'1906) overcame racism and poverty to become one of the best-known authors in America, and the first African American to earn a living from his poetry, fiction, drama, journalism, and lectures. This original collection includes the short novel The Sport of the Gods, Dunbar's essential essays and short stories, and his finest poems, such as "Sympathy," all which explore crucial social, political, and humanistic issues at the dawn of the twentieth century. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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