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Product Description: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, by Mark Twain, is part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras...read more
By Robert G. O'Meally (introduced by)

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9781593081126 | Reprint edition (Barnes & Noble, March 1, 2008), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, by Mark Twain, is part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras.

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Product Description: Billy Budd and the Piazza Tales, by Herman Melville, is part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras...read more

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9781593082536 | Barnes & Noble, April 1, 2006, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Billy Budd and the Piazza Tales, by Herman Melville, is part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras.

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Product Description: Jackson Pollock dancing to the music as he painted; Romare Bearden's stage and costume designs for Alvin Ailey and Dianne McIntyre; Stanley Crouch stirring his high-powered essays in a room where a drumkit stands at the center: from the perspective of the new jazz studies, jazz is not only a music to define―it is a culture...read more

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9780231123501 | Columbia Univ Pr, July 1, 2004, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Jackson Pollock dancing to the music as he painted; Romare Bearden's stage and costume designs for Alvin Ailey and Dianne McIntyre; Stanley Crouch stirring his high-powered essays in a room where a drumkit stands at the center: from the perspective of the new jazz studies, jazz is not only a music to define―it is a culture.

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9780231123518 | Columbia Univ Pr, July 1, 2004, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Jackson Pollock dancing to the music as he painted; Romare Bearden's stage and costume designs for Alvin Ailey and Dianne McIntyre; Stanley Crouch stirring his high-powered essays in a room where a drumkit stands at the center: from the perspective of the new jazz studies, jazz is not only a music to define―it is a culture.

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Examines the lesser-known musical life of Ralph Ellison, author of Invisible Man, as seen through his fictional and non-fictional essays that include profiles of famous musicians.

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9780679640349 | Modern Library, May 1, 2001, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Examines the musical life of Ralph Ellison as seen through his fictional and non-fictional essays that include profiles of famous musicians.

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Profiling the life and music of this jazz legend, the author avoids oft-repeated myths and facts about the 'tragic' life of Billie Holiday to focus on her musicianship. Original. (view table of contents)

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9781559701471 | Arcade Pub, October 1, 1991, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A biography of the 'First Lady' of modern jazz, based on newly released archival information, stresses her contributions to jazz singing instead of dwelling on her personal difficulties

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9780306809590 | Da Capo Pr, September 6, 2000, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Profiling the life and music of this jazz legend, the author avoids oft-repeated myths and facts about the 'tragic' life of Billie Holiday to focus on her musicianship.
9781559702003 | Arcade Pub, December 1, 1993, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A biography of the 'First Lady' of modern jazz, based on newly released archival information, stresses her contributions to jazz singing instead of dwelling on her personal difficulties

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Offers thirty-five essays on jazz and the blues, their relationships to other arts, and what they reveal about American society (view table of contents)
By Robert G. O'Meally (editor)

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9780231104487 | Columbia Univ Pr, April 1, 1999, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Offers thirty-five essays on jazz and the blues, their relationships to other arts, and what they reveal about American society

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9780231104494 | Columbia Univ Pr, April 1, 1999, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Offers thirty-five essays on jazz and the blues, their relationships to other arts, and what they reveal about American society

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Introduces the concept of rhythm, and looks at rhythms in nature, music, and everyday life (view table of contents)

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9780195098563 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 22, 1995, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Introduces the concept of rhythm, and looks at rhythms in nature, music, and everyday life

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Product Description: As Nathan Huggins once stated, altering American history to account fully for the nation's black voices would change the tone and meaning--the frame and the substance--of the entire story. Rather than a sort of Pilgrim's Progress tale of bold ascent and triumph, American history with the black parts told in full would be transmuted into an existential tragedy, closer, Huggins said, to Sartre's No Exit than to the vision of life in Bunyan...read more
By Genevieve Fabre (editor) and Robert G. O'Meally (editor)

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9780195083965 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, December 15, 1994, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: As Nathan Huggins once stated, altering American history to account fully for the nation's black voices would change the tone and meaning--the frame and the substance--of the entire story.

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Product Description: Published less than fifty years ago, Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man shares with older classic works the odd quality of seeming to have been in place much longer. It is a novel that encompasses much of the American scene and character: though told by a single Afro-American voice and set in the contemporary South and then in modern New York City, its references are to the First World War, to Reconstruction, to the Civil War and slavery, to the founding of the American republic, to Columbus, and to the country's frontier past...read more
By Robert G. O'Meally (editor)

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9780521308960 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, March 25, 1988), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Published less than fifty years ago, Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man shares with older classic works the odd quality of seeming to have been in place much longer.

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Product Description: This volume brings back into print a remarkable record of black life in the 1920s, chronicled by Edward C.L. Adams, a white physician from the area around the Congaree River in central South Carolina. It reproduces Adams's major works, Congaree Sketches (1927) and Nigger to Nigger (1928), two collections of tales, poems, and dialogues from blacks who worked his land, presented in the black vernacular language...read more

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9780807817094 | Reissue edition (Univ of North Carolina Pr, October 1, 1987), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This volume brings back into print a remarkable record of black life in the 1920s, chronicled by Edward C.

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9780807841884 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, October 1, 1987, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This volume brings back into print a remarkable record of black life in the 1920s, chronicled by Edward C.

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Product Description: Book by O'Meally, Robert G.

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9780674175488 | Harvard Univ Pr, December 1, 1980, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Book by O'Meally, Robert G.

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