Life of Langston Hughes Volume Two Second Edition

Life of Langston Hughes Volume Two Second Edition

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This two-volume biography has been universally acclaimed as the definitive life of the leading light of the Harlem Renaissance.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 2 pages
  • 164.1 x 240.3 x 85.6mm | 1,959.54g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • 0195219368
  • 9780195219364

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"Throughout this comprehensive and enthralling account of Hughes's life and his development as a writer, Rampersad offers a precise assessment of his work and its importance...This may be the best biography of a black writer we have had."--David Nicholson, The Washington Post Book World"An exquisite orchestration of the fully lived life."--Michael S. Harper, The Boston Globe "Throughout this comprehensive and enthralling account of Hughes's life and his development as a writer, Rampersad offers a precise assessment of his work and its importance...This may be the best biography of a black writer we have had."--David Nicholson, The Washington Post Book World "An exquisite orchestration of the fully lived life."--Michael S. Harper, The Boston Globe "Throughout this comprehensive and enthralling account of Hughes's life and his development as a writer, Rampersad offers a precise assessment of his work and its importance...This may be the best biography of a black writer we have had."--David Nicholson, The Washington Post Book World "An exquisite orchestration of the fully lived life."--Michael S. Harper, The Boston Globe "Throughout this comprehensive and enthralling account of Hughes's life and his development as a writer, Rampersad offers a precise assessment of his work and its importance...This may be the best biography of a black writer we have had."--David Nicholson, The Washington Post Book World"An exquisite orchestration of the fully lived life."--Michael S. Harper, The Boston Globe
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About Arnold Rampersad

Arnold Rampersad is Sara Hart Kimball Professor in the Humanities at Stanford University. He is the author of Days of Grace: A Memoir with Arthur Ashe, Jackie Robinson: A Biography, and he edited Collected Poems of Langston Hughes.
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