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By Langston Hughes, Carl Van Vechten (introduced by) and Kevin Young (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9780385352970 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, February 10, 2015, cover price $26.00

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Paperback:

9781505705942 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 25, 2014, cover price $6.75

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Paperback:

9781505717242 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 24, 2014, cover price $6.75

Paperback:

9781154504996 | General Books, May 5, 2010, cover price $14.08

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Product Description: With the publication of his first book of poems, The Weary Blues, in 1926, Langston Hughes electrified readers and launched a renaissance in black writing in America.  The poems Hughes wrote celebrated the experience of invisible men and women: of slaves who "rushed the boots of Washington"; of musicians on Lenox Avenue; of the poor and the lovesick; of losers in "the raffle of night...read more

Hardcover:

9780394404387 | Random House Inc, June 1, 1959, cover price $26.95

Paperback:

9780679728184 | Reissue edition (Vintage Books, September 1, 1990), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A collection of the author's favorite poetry from published books, private publications, and unpublished manuscripts

Reinforced:

9780606209038 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $23.40 | About this edition: A collection of the author's favorite poetry from published books, private publications, and unpublished manuscripts

Prebinding:

9781442005747 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: With the publication of his first book of poems, The Weary Blues, in 1926, Langston Hughes electrified readers and launched a renaissance in black writing in America.
9780808509264 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A collection of the author's favorite poetry from published books, private publications, and unpublished manuscripts

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Product Description: "The ultimate book for both the dabbler and serious scholar--. [Hughes] is sumptuous and sharp, playful and sparse, grounded in an earthy music--. This book is a glorious revelation."--Boston GlobeSpanning five decades and comprising 868 poems (nearly 300 of which have never before appeared in book form), this magnificent volume is the definitive sampling of a writer who has been called the poet laureate of African America--and perhaps our greatest popular poet since Walt Whitman...read more
By David Roessel (editor)

Prebinding:

9781439571736 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, November 5, 2008), cover price $28.95 | also contains The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes | About this edition: "The ultimate book for both the dabbler and serious scholar--.

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Product Description: Introduction by Arnold Rampersad.Langston Hughes, born in 1902, came of age early in the 1920s. In The Big Sea he recounts those memorable years in the two great playgrounds of the decade--Harlem and Paris. In Paris he was a cook and waiter in nightclubs...read more

Paperback:

9780809015498 | 2 reissue edition (Hill & Wang Pub, August 1, 1993), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: The Black writer recalls his early years spent in Paris and Harlem of the Twenties

Prebinding:

9781439505076 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Introduction by Arnold Rampersad.
9781417616794, titled "Big Sea: An Autobiography" | Turtleback Books, August 1, 1993, cover price $28.20 | About this edition: The Black writer recalls his early years spent in Paris and Harlem of the Twenties

The American author recalls and reflects on the people and places he encountered in his world travels during the 1930's

Paperback:

9780809015504 | 2 reissue edition (Hill & Wang Pub, August 1, 1993), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: The American author recalls and reflects on the people and places he encountered in his world travels during the 1930's

Prebinding:

9781439509166 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $26.00

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Product Description: A shining star of the Harlem Renaissance movement, Langston Hughes is one of modern literature's most revered African-American authors. Although best known for his poetry, Hughes produced in Not Without Laughter a powerful and pioneering classic novel...read more

Hardcover:

9780848810559 | Amereon Ltd, July 1, 1976, cover price $25.95
9780394438733 | Random House Inc, June 1, 1930, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Although best known as a poet and pioneer of the Harlem Renaissance movement, Langston Hughes proves himself one of modern literature’s most revered and versatile African-American authors with Not Without Laughter, a powerful classic novel.

Paperback:

9780486454481 | Reprint edition (Dover Pubns, April 4, 2008), cover price $4.50 | About this edition: A shining star of the Harlem Renaissance movement, Langston Hughes is one of modern literature's most revered African-American authors.
9780862417680 | Payback Pr, March 1, 1995, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Book by Hughes, Langston
9780020209850 | Reprint edition (Touchstone Books, March 1, 1995), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Depicts a Black family's attempts to deal with life in a small Kansas town

Reinforced:

9780606162593 | Demco Media, April 1, 1999, cover price $20.11 | About this edition: Depicts a Black family's attempts to deal with life in a small Kansas town

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A gift edition celebrating the title's 75th anniversary features some of this beloved poet's most popular poems paired with brilliant new illustrations, and includes an introduction by poet Lee Bennett Hopkins.

Hardcover:

9780679844211, titled "The Dream Keeper and Other Poems" | Anv edition (Alfred a Knopf Inc, November 13, 2007), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: A collection of sixty-six poems, selected by the author for young readers, including lyrical poems, songs, and blues, many exploring the Black experience

Paperback:

9780679883470, titled "The Dream Keeper and Other Poems" | Alfred a Knopf Inc, December 1, 1996, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Sixty-six poems selected by the author include lyrical poems, songs, and blues, many exploring the Black experience

Library:

9780679944218, titled "The Dream Keeper and Other Poems" | Anv edition (Alfred a Knopf Inc, November 13, 2007), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A collection of sixty-six poems, selected by the author for young readers, including lyrical poems, songs, and blues, many exploring the Black experience

Reinforced:

9780606107921, titled "The Dream Keeper and Other Poems" | Demco Media, December 1, 1996, cover price $18.04 | About this edition: Sixty-six poems selected by the author include lyrical poems, songs, and blues, many exploring the Black experience

Prebinding:

9780613497275 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 1996, cover price $19.65 | About this edition: Sixty-six poems selected by the author include lyrical poems, songs, and blues, many exploring the Black experience

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Product Description: Playaway is the simplest way to listen to audio on the go. Each Playaway comes with the digital content already pre-loaded on it and a battery to make it play. Simply plug in earbuds and enjoy. Each ultra-portable Playaway weighs only two ounces and comes packaged with earbuds and a standard AAA battery to allow for immediate listening...read more

Miscellaneous:

9781602528017 | Unabridged edition (Findaway World Llc, October 1, 2007), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Playaway is the simplest way to listen to audio on the go.

Miscellaneous:

9781602523012 | Unabridged edition (Findaway World Llc, October 1, 2007), cover price $29.99

A selection of the author's favorite stories chosen from three of his books: 'Simple Speaks his Mind,' 'Simple Takes a Wife,' and 'Simple Stakes a Claim.'

Hardcover:

9780404199364, titled "Best of Simple" | Ams Pr Inc, March 30, 2014, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: A selection of the author's favorite stories chosen from three of his books: 'Simple Speaks his Mind,' 'Simple Takes a Wife,' and 'Simple Stakes a Claim.

Paperback:

9780374521332 | Hill & Wang Pub, June 1, 1988, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Langston Hughes's stories about Jesse B.

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Langston Hughes reads his poetry, along with his own commentary, in a collection that includes 'One Way Ticket,' 'The Negro Speaks of Rivers,' and 'Ku Klux Klan.'

CD/Spoken Word:

9780061336942 | Caedmon Audio Cassette, August 1, 2007, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Langston Hughes reads his poetry, along with his own commentary, in a collection that includes 'One Way Ticket,' 'The Negro Speaks of Rivers,' and 'Ku Klux Klan.

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

Paperback:

9781432513542 | Kessinger Pub Co, March 30, 2007, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

Determined to escape the poverty of public assistance, Essie Belle Johnson and Laura Reed, neighbors living in adjoining tenement apartments, are inspired to start a church in the heart of 1950s Harlem, using Laura's talents for the limelight and Essie's charismatic singing to establish the Tambourine Temple. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.

Paperback:

9780767923279 | Reprint edition (Broadway Books, September 12, 2006), cover price $11.00 | About this edition: Determined to escape the poverty of public assistance, Essie Belle Johnson and Laura Reed, neighbors living in adjoining tenement apartments, are inspired to start a church in the heart of 1950s Harlem, using Laura's talents for the limelight and Essie's charismatic singing to establish the Tambourine Temple.
9780079131805, titled "Unfinished Nation: A Concise History of the American People : From 1865 With Documents" | 2 edition (McGraw-Hill College, September 1, 1996), cover price $45.10 | also contains Unfinished Nation: A Concise History of the American People : From 1865 With Documents | About this edition: Perhaps never before has the writing of American history seemed so much an arena of diverse claims and discord.

Miscellaneous:

9780307498212 | Broadway Books, March 3, 2010, cover price $9.95

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An addition to a poetry series looks at one of the central figures in the Harlem Renaissance, offering a biography of Langston Hughes and many annotated samples of his work.
By Benny Andrews (illustrator), Langston Hughes, Arnold Rampersad (editor) and David E. Roessel (editor)

Hardcover:

9781402718458 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, April 28, 2006, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A brief profile of African American poet Langston Hughes accompanies some of his better known poems for children.

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Nap Turner's rich baritone voice brings Langston Hughes' Jesse B. Simple to life in this loving tribute to a great American literary icon. Slip it into your CD player and enjoy the humor, the warmth, and insights as you travel with Simple through everyday life. A great addition to any library--and a must for teachers of American literature. Read by Nap Turner.
By Langston Hughes and Nap Turner (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9781599750132 | Right on Rhythm Inc, December 25, 2005, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Presents a selection of eleven stories featuring Langston Hughes' Jesse B.

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Product Description: A newly-illustrated edition of the classic poem, used extensively by John Kerry is his Presidential campaign. World-renowned poet and master of prose Langston Hughes enlightened Americans nationwide when his poem "Let America Be America Again" appeared in 1936...read more

Hardcover:

9780807615508 | George Braziller, December 30, 2004, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A newly-illustrated edition of the classic poem, used extensively by John Kerry is his Presidential campaign.

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Product Description: A Vintage Original“I believe in an America in which opportunity and justice truly are for all. That was the essence of the life an poetry of Langston Hughes.”—Senator John Kerry, from the PrefaceA beautifully designed collection of some of the greatest poems by a quintessentially American poet, whose theme of the promise of American inclusiveness continues to ring true...read more

Paperback:

9781400095193 | Vintage Books, August 1, 2004, cover price $6.50 | About this edition: A Vintage Original“I believe in an America in which opportunity and justice truly are for all.

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A definitive selection of work by the critically acclaimed African-American poet and author features 'The Negro Speaks of Rivers,' 'The Weary Blues,' 'America,' 'Let America Be American Again,' 'Dream Variations,' 'Young Sailor,' 'Freedom Train,' and 'UnAmerican Investigators,' as well as three stories from The Ways of White Folks. Original. 25,000 first printing.

Paperback:

9781400034024 | Vintage Books, January 1, 2004, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: 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.

Twenty-six short poems introduce animals for each letter of the alphabet, from Ape to Zebra.

Hardcover:

9780195091854 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 15, 1994, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Twenty-six short poems about animals, one for each letter of the alphabet, illustrated by schoolchildren

Paperback:

9780195120301 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 20, 1997), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Twenty-six short poems about animals, one for each letter of the alphabet, illustrated by schoolchildren

Reinforced:

9780606291644, titled "Sweet and Sour Animal Book" | Demco Media, September 1, 2003, cover price $19.15 | About this edition: Twenty-six short poems about animals, one for each letter of the alphabet, illustrated by schoolchildren

Prebinding:

9780613062770 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $20.80 | About this edition: Twenty-six short poems about animals, one for each letter of the alphabet, illustrated by schoolchildren

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A collection of the works of African American authors and poets recorded during the 1950s-60s include selections from Zora Neal Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God, performed by Ruby Dee; selections from Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun, performed by Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis; Richard Wright's Black Boy, performed by Brock Peters; and both Nikki Giovanni and Langston Hughes reading their own poetry.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780060535278 | Harperaudio, February 1, 2003, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A collection of the works of African American authors and poets recorded during the 1950s and 1960s includes selections from Zora Neal Hurston's 'Their Eyes Were Watching God,' Lorraine Hansberry's 'A Raisin in the Sun,' Richard Wright's 'Black Boy,' andthe poetry of Nikki Giovanni and Langston Hughes.

Uses humor and satire to reflect the feelings and experiences of Black children growing up during the turbulent 1960s

Hardcover:

9780195091144 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 21, 1994, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Uses humor and satire to reflect the feelings and experiences of Black children growing up during the turbulent 1960s

Paperback:

9780195142983 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 4, 2001, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Uses humor and satire to reflect the feelings and experiences of Black children growing up during the turbulent 1960s

Reinforced:

9780606205726 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $16.90 | About this edition: Uses humor and satire to reflect the feelings and experiences of Black children growing up during the turbulent 1960s

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