Selected Poems

Selected Poems

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Dialect poems by one of the nineteenth century's most talented African American lyricists

Paul Laurence Dunbar was “the most promising young colored man” in nineteenth-century America, according to Frederick Douglass, and subsequently one of the most controversial. His plantation lyrics, written while he was an elevator boy in Ohio, established Dunbar as the premier writer of dialect poetry and garnered him international recognition. More than a vernacular lyricist,… (more)

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Publisher: Penguin Classic (March 30, 2004)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 272 pages

File size: 288 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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