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9780395980767, titled "Selected Stories and Poems" | Mariner Books, July 1, 2000, cover price $8.50 | also contains Selected Stories and Poems

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Product Description: First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780815317630 | Routledge, August 1, 1995, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: First published in 1995.

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Hardcover:

9780375413797 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, February 10, 2015, cover price $35.00

Paperback:

9780373053926, titled "Ruffled Feathers" | Harlequin Books, December 1, 1987, cover price $2.50 | also contains Ruffled Feathers

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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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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)

Hardcover:

9780679426318 | 1 edition (Alfred a Knopf Inc, November 1, 1994), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: A complete anthology of the poetry of Langston Hughes presents 860 poems that capture the rhythms, emotions, cultural significance, and political awareness of African-American life, from his earliest works to his final collection

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

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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

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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

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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

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

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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.

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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

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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

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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

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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: Poet, playwright, novelist, and public figure, Langston Hughes is regarded as a cultural hero who made his mark during the Harlem Renaissance. A prolific author, Hughes focused his writing on discrimination in and disilusionment with American society...read more
By Harold Bloom (editor)

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9780791096123 | Chelsea House Pub, November 1, 2007, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Poet, playwright, novelist, and public figure, Langston Hughes is regarded as a cultural hero who made his mark during the Harlem Renaissance.
9780791061862 | Chelsea House Pub, December 1, 2001, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Presents biographical information along with critical analysis of the themes, symbols, and ideas that appear in the author's works.
9781555463762 | Chelsea House Pub, June 1, 1989, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: A collection of twelve critical essays on Hughes and his work, arranged in chronological order of their original publication.

Paperback:

9780791071724 | Chelsea House Pub, September 1, 2002, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: - A biographical and critical review of the world's most important writers- Expert analysis by Harold Bloom- A wealth of information on the writers that are most commonly read in high schools, colleges, and universities

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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.

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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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 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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Product Description: Langston Hughes was among the Harlem Renaissance authors who traveled widely during the 1920s. In the first volume of his autobiography, The Big Sea, covering the years through 1931, Hughes offers recollections of his childhood in Kansas, his high school years in Cleveland, his sojourn with his father in Mexico, and his initial reactions to New York City and Harlem...read more
By Joseph McLaren (editor)

Hardcover:

9780826214102 | Univ of Missouri Pr, October 1, 2002, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Langston Hughes was among the Harlem Renaissance authors who traveled widely during the 1920s.

Product Description: This two-volume biography has been universally acclaimed as the definitive life of the leading light of the Harlem Renaissance. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780195219364 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, December 5, 2002), cover price $79.90 | About this edition: This two-volume biography has been universally acclaimed as the definitive life of the leading light of the Harlem Renaissance.

Product Description: February 1, 2002 marks the 100th birthday of Langston Hughes. To commemorate the centennial of his birth, Arnold Rampersad has contributed new Afterwords to both volumes of his highly-praised biography of this most extraordinary and prolific American writer...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780735102712 | Replica Books, June 1, 2002, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: February 1, 2002 marks the 100th birthday of Langston Hughes.
9780195151602, titled "The Life of Langston Hughes: 1902-1941, I, Too, Sing America" | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, January 10, 2002), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: A biography of the Harlem poet whose works gave voice to the joy and pain of the black experience in America.

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Product Description: For the first time in many years, Langston Hughes's published collections of stories are now available in a single book. Included in this volume are: Ways of White Folks, originally published in 1934; Laughing to Keep from Crying, originally published in 1952; and additional stories from Something in Common and Other Stories, originally published in 1963; as well as previously uncollected stories...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By R. Baxter Miller (editor) and Arnold Rampersad (introduced by)

Hardcover:

9780826214119 | Univ of Missouri Pr, June 1, 2002, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: For the first time in many years, Langston Hughes's published collections of stories are now available in a single book.

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Product Description: In Volume 8 of The Collected Works of Langston Hughes, the genial Harlem everyman, Jesse B. Semple returns with his more cosmopolitan bar buddy, Ananias Boyd. Social climber Joyce Lane is now Mrs. Jesse B. Semple, and Simple has minimized his flirtatious contacts with other women...read more

Hardcover:

9780826214096 | Univ of Missouri Pr, May 1, 2002, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: In Volume 8 of The Collected Works of Langston Hughes, the genial Harlem everyman, Jesse B.

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Product Description: Among the most prolific of American writers, Langston Hughes gained international attention and acclaim in nearly every genre of writing. While scholars and general readers have enjoyed relatively easy access to most of his writings, Hughes's work in one genre "the essay" has gone largely unnoticed...read more

Hardcover:

9780826213945 | Univ of Missouri Pr, April 1, 2002, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Among the most prolific of American writers, Langston Hughes gained international attention and acclaim in nearly every genre of writing.

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A biography of the Harlem poet whose works gave voice to the joy and pain of the black experience in America.

Paperback:

9780195146424 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, January 10, 2002), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: A biography of the Harlem poet whose works gave voice to the joy and pain of the black experience in America.

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