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Brooks, Gwendolyn.

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ISBN 10: 0060105380 / ISBN 13: 9780060105389
Published by Harper & Row:, 1971
Condition: Fine Hardcover

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426 pages. "Here in one volume are five notable works by America's most esteemed black woman poet, winner of the Pultizer Prize in 1950: A Street In Bronzeville, Annie Allen, Maud Martha, The Bean Eaters and In The Mecca." FINE HARDCOVER, VERY GOOD DUST JACKET, lettering has faded on the spine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 024162

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Publisher: Harper & Row:

Publication Date: 1971

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: First Edition Stated.

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The five major works of the American poet reveal the black experience in the U.S


After Mecca
The Anniad
Annie Allen
Annie Allen: Memorial To Ed Bland
Appendix To The Anniad: 1 (thousands - Killed In Action)
Appendix To The Anniad: 2
Appendix To The Anniad: 3. The Sonnet-ballad
The Artists' And Models' Ball
The Ballad Of Chocolate Mabbie
The Ballad Of Late Annie
Ballad Of Pearl May Lee
The Ballad Of Rudolph Reed
The Ballad Of The Light-eyed Girl
The Bean Eaters
Beauty Shoppe
Bessie Of Bronzeville Visits Mary And Norman
Beverly Hills, Chicago
The Birth In A Narrow Room
The Blackstone Rangers: 1. As Seen By Disciplines
The Blackstone Rangers: 2. The Leaders
The Blackstone Rangers: 3. Gang Girls; A Rangerette
Boy Breaking Glass
Bronzeville Man With A Belt In The Back
A Bronzeville Mother Loiters In Mississippi
Bronzeville Woman In A Red Hat
Callie Ford
The Chicago Defender Sends A Man To Little Rock, Fall, 1957
The Chicago Picasso, August 15, 1967
The Children Of The Poor
The Children Of The Poor: 6
The Contemplation Of Suicide: The Temptation Of Timothy
The Crazy Woman
Do Not Be Afraid Of No
Downtown Vaudeville
The Egg Boiler
Exhaust The Little Moment. Soon It Dies
The Explorer
For Clarice It Is Terrible
The Funeral
Gay Chaps At The Bar
Gay Chaps At The Bar: 'god Works In A Mysterious Way'
Gay Chaps At The Bar: Firstly Inclined To Take What It Is Told
Gay Chaps At The Bar: Looking
Gay Chaps At The Bar: Love Note: 1. Surely
Gay Chaps At The Bar: Love Note: 2. Flags
Gay Chaps At The Bar: Mentors
Gay Chaps At The Bar: My Dreams, My Works, Must Wait Till After Hell
Gay Chaps At The Bar: Piano After War
Gay Chaps At The Bar: Still Do I Keep My Look, My Identity
Gay Chaps At The Bar: The Progress
Gay Chaps At The Bar: The White Troops Had Their Orders ...
The Ghost At The Quincy Club
Hattie Scott: At The Hairdresser's
Hattie Scott: The Battle
Hattie Scott: The Date
Hattie Scott: The End Of The Day
Hattie Scott: When I Die
Hunchback Girl: She Thinks Of Heaven
I Love Those Little Booths At Benvenuti's
In Emanuel's Nightmare: Another Coming Of Christ
In Honor Of David Anderson Brooks, My Father
In The Mecca
The Independent Man
Jessie Mitchell's Mother
Kid Bruin Arranges Another Title Defense
Kitchenette Building
The Last Quatrain Of The Ballad Of Emmett Till
Leftist Orator In Washington Park
A Light And Diplomatic Bird
A Lovely Love
The Lovers Of The Poor
Malcolm X
A Man Of The Middle Class
Matthew Cole
Maxie Allen Always Taught Her
Medgar Evers
Men Of Careful Turns, Haters Of Forks In The Road
The Mother
Mrs. Small
The Murder
My Little 'bout-town Gal Has Gone
My Own Sweet Good
Negro Hero (to Suggest Dorie Miller)
Notes From The Childhood And The Girlhood
Obituary For A Living Lady
Of De Witt Williams On His Way To Lincoln Cemetery
Old Laughter
Old Mary
Old Relative
The Old-marrieds
On The Occasion Of The Open-air Formation ... Nature Club
One Wants A Teller In A Time Like This
The Parents: People Like Our Marriage, Maxie And Andrew
Patent Leather
A Penitent Considers Another Coming Of Mary
People Protest In Sprawling Lightless Ways
Pete At The Zoo
The Preacher: Ruminates Behind The Sermon
Priscilla Assails The Sepulchre Of Love
'pygmies Are Pygmies Still, Though Percht On Alps'
Queen Of The Blues
The Rites For Cousin Vit
Sadie And Maud
The Second Sermon On The Warpland
The Sermon On The Warpland
The Soft Man
A Song In The Front Yard
Southeast Corner
Strong Men, Riding Horses
Sunday Chicken
The Sundays Of Satin-legs Smith
A Sunset Of The City
Throwing Out The Flowers
To A Winter Squirrel
The Vacant Lot
The Wall
We Real Cool; The Pool Players. Seven At The Golden Shovel
When Mrs. Martin's Booker T
When You Have Forgotten Sunday: The Love Story
The Womanhood
-- Table of Poems from Poem Finder®

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