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On These I Stand: An Anthology of the Best Poems of Countee Cullen. Selected by Himself and Including Six New Poems Never Before Published. by  Countee Cullen - First Edition, First Printing - 1947 - from Le Bookiniste, ABAA-ILAB-IOBA (SKU: 2111)

On These I Stand: An Anthology of the Best Poems of Countee Cullen. Selected by Himself and Including Six New Poems Never Before Published.

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On These I Stand: An Anthology of the Best Poems of Countee Cullen. Selected by Himself and Including Six New Poems Never Before Published.

by Cullen, Countee

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  • hardcover
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About This Item

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1947. First Edition, First Printing.

Octavo (8 1/4 x 5 5/8 inches; 210 x 140 mm), x, 197, [1] pages in black cloth, gilt title to upper board and spine, in an unclipped dust jacket.

A book of poems by one of the major figures of the Harlem Renaissance. Cullen selected these poems shortly before he died in 1946.

CONDITION: Scratch to lower board, light foxing to top and fore edges, a couple of pages unopened in rear of book. The unclipped dust jacket shows some rubbing and soiling, particularly on the lower wrapper. Overall, Very Good or better. A nice copy.

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Bookseller Inventory #
2111
Title
On These I Stand: An Anthology of the Best Poems of Countee Cullen. Selected by Himself and Including Six New Poems Never Before Published.
Author
Cullen, Countee
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Brothers
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1947
Keywords
Poetry; African-American
Bookseller catalogs
Poetry;

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