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Collected Black women's poetry

Author: Joan R Sherman; Cairns Collection of American Women Writers.
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1988.
Series: Schomburg library of nineteenth-century Black women writers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats

These volumes present the works of eleven poets writing in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Volume 1 contains work by Mary E. Tucker Lambert and the notorious Adah Isaacs Menken. The other three  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joan R Sherman; Cairns Collection of American Women Writers.
ISBN: 0195052536 9780195052534 0195052560 9780195052565 0195052676 9780195052671 0195052544 9780195052541 0195052552 9780195052558
OCLC Number: 16277576
Description: 4 volumes : illustrations ; 17 cm.
Contents: v. 1. Loew's bridge ; A Broadway idyl ; Poems / Mary E. Tucker (Lambert) --
Infelicia / Adah Isaacs Menken. v. 2. Magnolia leaves / Mary Weston Fordham --
Ethiope lays / Priscilla Jane Thompson. Gleanings of quiet hours / Priscilla Jane Thompson --
Songs from the wayside / Clara Ann Thompson. v. 3. Poems / H. Cordelia Ray --
Prejudice unveiled and other poems / Lizelia Augusta Jenkins Moorer. v. 4. Morning glories / Josephine D. (Henderson) Heard --
Poems / Eloise Bibb --
Virginia dreams : lyrics for the idle hour ; Tales of the time told in rhyme / Maggie Pogue Johnson --
Autobiography and poems / Mrs. Henry Linden.
Series Title: Schomburg library of nineteenth-century Black women writers.
Responsibility: edited by Joan R. Sherman.
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