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  • Hughes: Poems

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $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.
  • I, Too, Am America

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $17.99
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781442420083
    • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers
    • Published: May 2012
    A sumptuously illustrated edition of Hughes' inspiring poem reflects his authentic call for equality while reminding readers that all Americans are united despite their differences, in a volume that features artwork by the Coretta Scott King Award-winning illustrator of Barack Obama.
  • 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."
  • 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.
  • 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).
  • Sail Away

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $17.99
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781481430852
    • Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers
    • Published: September 2015
    A celebration of mermaids, wildernesses of waves, and the creatures of the deep through poems by Langston Hughes and cut-paper collage illustrations by multiple Coretta Scott King Award–winner Ashley Bryan.The great African-American poet Langston Hughes penned poem after poem about the majesty of the sea, and the great African-American artist Ashley Bryan, who’s spent more than half his life on a small island, is as drawn to the sea as much as he draws the sea. Their talents combine in this windswept collection of illustrated poems—from “The Negro Speaks of Rivers” to “Seascape,” from “Sea Calm” to “Sea Charm”— that celebrates all things oceanic.
  • Sweet Flypaper of Life

    By Roy DeCarava

    Our Price: $150.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781399963763
    • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
    • Published: 1955
    Small 8vo. 1st edition. Light rubbing and scuffing to boards, with darkening and soiling to spine. Toning throughout; small pencil markings to front paste-down; over-opening to several signatures. Lacking d.j. VG/--.
  • That Is My Dream!

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $17.99
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780399550171
    • Publisher: Schwartz & Wade
    • Published: October 2017
    An African-American boy faces the harsh reality of segregation and racial prejudice, but he dreams of a different life--one full of freedom, hope, and wild possibility, where he can fling his arms wide in the face of the sun. "Dream Variation," one of Hughes' most celebrated poems, is now stunningly illustrated by Miyares. Full color
  • The Block

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $5.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780670865017
    • Publisher: PENGUIN USA
    • Published: November 1995
    Thirteen poems about the New York City neighborhood of Harlem are teamed with the collage painting, The Block, a celebration of the bustle of Harlem, from the corner grocery store to the local Baptist church.
  • The Book of Negro Humor

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781499799446
    • Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company
    • Published: 1966
  • The Book of Rhythms

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780195098563
    • Publisher: Oxford University Press
    • Published: June 1995
    Introduces the concept of rhythm, and looks at rhythms in nature, music, and everyday life
  • The Langston Hughes Reader: The Selected Writings of Langston Hughes

    By Langston Hughes

    Our Price: $25.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780807600573
    • Publisher: George Braziller, Inc.
    • Published: July 1981
    With the new growth of awareness regarding African-American contributions to the nation's culture, the works of Langston Hughes have assumed renewed stature. Known as 'the Negro Poet Laureate' as early as the 1920's, Hughes' genius shone in every phase of literary endeavor, from novels and short stories to poems and plays. This famous collection, compiled with the full assistance of the author, displays all of the aspects of his great talent. 502p.

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