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  • Essential Hughes

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $12.99
    • Format: Audio/CD
    • ISBN-13: 9780061336942
    • Publisher: Harperaudio
    • Published: August 2007
  • Five Plays by Langston Hughes: Tambourines To Glory, Soul Gone Home, Little Ham, Mulatto, Simply Heavenly

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $21.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780253201218
    • Publisher: INDIANA UNIVERSITY PRESS
    • Published: 1968
    Includes Tambourines to Glory; Soul Gone Home; Little Ham; Mulatto; Simply Heavenly.
  • Hughes: Poems

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $7.50 - $13.45
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780375405518
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: March 1999
    Presents nearly two hundred of the author's poems, including works celebrating African American music and life, denunciations of Jim Crow and racism, and verses about Africa and the Spanish Civil War.
  • Langston Hughes: Poetry for Young People

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $14.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781454903284
    • Publisher: Sterling Children's Books
    • Published: January 2013
    Featuring a new design and cover, a winner of the Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Award combines evocative, gallery-quality artwork by the late director of the Visual Arts Program for the National Endowment for the Arts with beloved works by Langston Hughes, including "My People," "Words Like Freedom" and "I, Too."
  • Let America Be America Again

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780807615508
    • Publisher: GEORGE BRAZILLER INC
    • Published: February 2005
    Hughes' poem was first published in 1936. On the occasion of the poem's 50th anniversary, artist Antonio Frasconi illustrated it with thirty-two woodcuts ina limited-edition artist's book. The present popular edition brings their important collaboration to a wider audience, faithfully reproducing the intricacy and subtlety of Frasconi's original prints. Each coupling of image and stanzas conveys Hughes' - Frasconi's - dream of justice for all with compelling force. Unpgd.
  • Lullaby (For a Black Mother)

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $17.99
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780547362656
    • Publisher: Harcourt Children's Books
    • Published: March 2013
    A picture book adaptation of Langston Hughes' beloved poem celebrates the endearing love between a mother and a baby and is complemented by painted collage illustrations, a biographical note and recommendations for further reading. 20,000 first printing.
  • Mule Bone: A Comedy of Negro Life

    By Zora Neale Hurston

    Our Price: $5.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780061651120
    • Publisher: Harper Perennial
    • Published: December 2008
    In this hilarious story, Jim and Dave are a struggling song-and-dance team, and when a woman comes between them, chaos ensues in their tiny Florida hometown. This extraordinary theatrical work broke new ground while triggering a bitter controversy between the collaborators that kept it out of the public eye for sixty years. This editin of the rarely seen stage classic features Hurston's original short story, 'The Bone of Contention,' as well as the complete recounting of the acrimonious literary dispute that prevented Mule Bone from being produced or published until decades after the authors' deaths. 282p.
  • My People

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $19.99
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781416935407
    • Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER
    • Published: January 2009
    Beautiful photographs in sepia tones depict the people in Langston Hughes' poem. (Ages: 4-8).
  • Not Without Laughter

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $6.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780486454481
    • Publisher: Dover Publications
    • Published: April 2008
    A leading figure of the Harlem Renaissance, poet Hughes wrote only one novel ? but it is an incredibly powerful and moving work. This 1930s coming-of-age tale, which unfolds amid an African-American family in rural Kansas, explores the dilemmas of life in a racially divided society.
  • Return of Simple

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $21.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780809015825
    • Publisher: Farrar Straus and Giroux
    • Published: August 1995
    First introduced in Hughes's Chicago Defender columns, 'From Here to Younger,' Jesse B. Semple, or 'Simple,' holds forth on a variety of subjects - low wages, interracial marriage, birth control, race riots, the police - from his familiar perch in a fictional Harlem bar. 218p. Pap.
  • The Best of Simple

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $16.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780374521332
    • Publisher: Farrar Straus and Giroux
    • Published: 1989
    Langston Hughes's stories about Jesse B. Semple - first composed for a weekly column in the Chicago Defender and then collected in Simple Speaks His Mind, Simple Takes a Wife, and Simple Stakes a Claim - have been read and loved by hundreds of thousands of readers. In THE BEST OF SIMPLE, the author picks his favorites froml these earlier volumes, stories that not only have proved popular, but are now part of a great and growing literary tradition. 245p.
  • The Big Sea: An Autobiography

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $17.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780809015498
    • Publisher: Hill and Wang
    • Published: August 1993
    Langston Hughes, porn in 1902, came of age early int eh 1920s. In THE BIG SEA he recounts those memorable years in the two great playgrounds of thre decade: Harlem and Paris. In Paris he was a cook and waiter in nightclubs. He knew the musicians and dancers, the drunks and dope fiends. In harlem, he was a rising young poet - at the center of the 'Harlem Renaissance.' This book is the chronicle of Hughes's bright and lively artistic ear that brough the African-American people full into the 20th century. 335p.
  • The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $18.90
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780679764083
    • Publisher: Vintage Classics
    • Published: October 1995
    Spanning five decades and comprising 868 poems (nearly 300 of which have never before appeared in book form), this outstanding volume is the definitive sampling of a writer who has been called the poet laureate of African America - and perhaps the greatest popular American poet since Walt Whitman. Here, for the first time, are all the poems that Langston Hughes published during his lifetime, arranged in the general order in which he wrotethem. This volume also includes the author's lesser-known verse for children; topical poems distributed through the Associated Negro Press; poems that were once suppressed. Notes, Index of First Lines; Index of Titles. 717p.
  • The Ways of White Folks

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $6.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780679728177
    • Publisher: Vintage Books
    • Published: September 1990
    Perhaps more than any other writer, Langston Hughes made the white America of the 1920s and '30s aware of the black black culture thriving in tis midst. Like his most famous poems, Hughes's stories are messages fromthat other America, sharply etched vignettes of its daily life, cruelly accurate portrayals of black people colliding - sometimes humorously, more ofte tragically - with whites.This volume contains fourteen of Hughes's stories, filled with mordant wit and human detail, the work of a great poet who was also a shrewd and compelling storyteller. 255p.
  • Vintage Hughes

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $12.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781400034024
    • Publisher: Vintage Books
    • Published: January 2004
    A definitive selection of work by the African-American poet and author features "The Negro Speaks of Rivers," "The Weary Blues," "America," "Let America Be American Again," "Dream Variations," and "UnAmerican Investigators."

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