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Hardcover:

9780060882389 | Harpercollins, September 10, 2013, cover price $28.99

Paperback:

9780060882372 | Reprint edition (Perennial, September 2, 2014), cover price $16.99

Product Description: "Imagine the situations in which these speech acts occur. Recall a front stoop, juke joint, funeral, wedding, barbershop, kitchen: the music, noise, communal energy, and release. Dream. Participate the way you do when you allow a song to transport you, all kinds of songs, from hip-hop rap to Bach to Monk, each bearing its different history of sounds and silences...read more
By Carla Kaplan (editor) and John Edgar Wideman (foreword by)

Paperback:

9780060934545 | Reprint edition (Perennial, October 1, 2002), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A book of folktales about love, slavery, faith, family, race, and community, collected in the late 1920s, represents a large part of the author's literary legacy and details African American life in the rural South.

Prebinding:

9781439568439 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, November 3, 2008), cover price $21.95 | also contains Every Tongue Got to Confess: Negro Folk-Tales from the Gulf States | About this edition: "Imagine the situations in which these speech acts occur.

Product Description: "Imagine the situations in which these speech acts occur. Recall a front stoop, juke joint, funeral, wedding, barbershop, kitchen: the music, noise, communal energy, and release. Dream. Participate the way you do when you allow a song to transport you, all kinds of songs, from hip-hop rap to Bach to Monk, each bearing its different history of sounds and silences...read more
By Carla Kaplan (editor)

Hardcover:

9780060188931 | 1 edition (Harpercollins, December 1, 2001), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A book of folktales about love, slavery, faith, family, race, and community, collected in the late 1920s, represents a large part of the author's literary legacy and details African American life in the rural South.

Prebinding:

9781439568439 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, November 3, 2008), cover price $21.95 | also contains Every Tongue Got to Confess: Negro Folk-Tales from the Gulf States | About this edition: "Imagine the situations in which these speech acts occur.

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A groundbreaking collection of more than five hundred letters, written to such people as Langston Hughes, Dorothy West, Fannie Hurst, and many others, paints an intimate portrait of the enigmatic woman who became one of the greatest literary figures in American history. Reprint. 17,500 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780385490351 | Doubleday, October 1, 2002, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: A collection of more than five hundred letters, written to such people as Langston Hughes, Dorothy West, and many others, paints a portrait of the enigmatic woman who became one of the greatest literary figures in American history.

Paperback:

9780385490368 | Reprint edition (Anchor Books, December 1, 2003), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A collection of more than five hundred letters, written to such people as Langston Hughes, Dorothy West, and many others, paints a portrait of the enigmatic woman who became one of the greatest literary figures in American history.

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Recently discovered, this first new book to be published by the master of African-American folklore in more than fifty years features an abundance of folktales about love, slavery, faith, family, race, and community, collected in the late 1920s, that represent a large part of the author's literary legacy and detail African-American life in the rural South.
By Ossie Davis (narrator), Ruby Dee (narrator), Zora Neale Hurston, Carla Kaplan (editor) and John Edgar Wideman (introduced by)

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780694526451 | Unabridged edition (Harperaudio, December 1, 2001), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: A book of folktales about love, slavery, faith, family, race, and community, collected in the late 1920s, represents a large part of the author's literary legacy and details African American life in the rural South.

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Product Description: Selected works of Elizabeth Laura Adams; part of the African-American Women Writers 1910-1940 series. A fine hardcover copy with bright gilt lettering. Tight binding. Clean, unmarked pages. Fine jacket. NOT ex-library. Includes bibliography...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780783814292 | G K Hall, December 1, 1996, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Selected works of Elizabeth Laura Adams; part of the African-American Women Writers 1910-1940 series.

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Product Description: A rereading of the American feminist criticism of the past two decades and the literary canon which it has constructed as its foundation. It reads a group of works that have become feminist classics - "Jane Eyre", "The Yellow Wallpaper", "Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl", "Their Eyes Are Watching God" and "The Colour Purple" - focusing on how each work represents talk and how feminist criticism has talked about these representations, developing the paradigm of "erotics of talk" - the search for the ideal listener...read more

Hardcover:

9780195099140 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 12, 1996, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: A rereading of the American feminist criticism of the past two decades and the literary canon which it has constructed as its foundation.

Paperback:

9780195099157 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, December 12, 1996, cover price $67.00

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