Published July 7, 1997
by Dover Publications .
Written in English
|Contributions||James Madison Bell (Contributor), Frances Ellen Watkins Harper (Contributor), Charlotte L. Forten Grimké (Contributor), George Moses Horton (Contributor), Langston Hughes (Contributor), Phillis Wheatley Peters (Contributor), Joshua McCarter Simpson (Contributor), Alfred Islay Walden (Contributor), James Monroe Whitfield (Contributor), Joan R. Sherman (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||96|
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