THE LANGSTON HUGHES READER.
Edition: First printing.
New York: George Braziller, 1958. dj. Hardcover first edition - The selected writings of the man whom Carl Van Vechten called "the Negro Poet Laureate". One of the most important figures of the Harlem Renaissance, he wrote poet, plays, novels, autobiography, drama, short stories, articles and more. This book contains a generous selection of his work in all categories and includes some new material not previously published in book form. 501 pp plus a 1 pp bibliography.
Condition: Very good in a poor dust jacket (tattered - in 3 pieces - front cover, front flap separated - with edgewear, chipping, peeled spot on front, loss of about 1/2 inch at bottom of spine)
Book ID: 39431
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