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The Resource Black boy : (American hunger) : a record of childhood and youth, Richard Wright ; with an introduction by Jerry W. Ward, Jr

Black boy : (American hunger) : a record of childhood and youth, Richard Wright ; with an introduction by Jerry W. Ward, Jr

Label
Black boy : (American hunger) : a record of childhood and youth
Title
Black boy
Title remainder
(American hunger) : a record of childhood and youth
Statement of responsibility
Richard Wright ; with an introduction by Jerry W. Ward, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the author's coming of age in the Jim Crow-era South, a period during which he struggled to survive while journeying from innocence to adulthood
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
165151
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-1960
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wright, Richard
Dewey number
  • 813.52
  • 920
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
950
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wright, Richard
  • African Americans
  • Authors, American
  • African American authors
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
(American hunger) : a record of childhood and youth
Label
Black boy : (American hunger) : a record of childhood and youth, Richard Wright ; with an introduction by Jerry W. Ward, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The restored text, established by the Library of America."
  • "Originally published in 1945 by Harper & Brothers ... The text as restored by the Library of America was published in 1991 ... First HarperPerennial edition published 1993"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [409]-419)
Control code
ocm39339337
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Perennial Classics ed.
Extent
xix, 419 p.
Isbn
9780060929787
Lccn
98028840
Other physical details
port.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADC-7695
Label
Black boy : (American hunger) : a record of childhood and youth, Richard Wright ; with an introduction by Jerry W. Ward, Jr
Publication
Note
  • "The restored text, established by the Library of America."
  • "Originally published in 1945 by Harper & Brothers ... The text as restored by the Library of America was published in 1991 ... First HarperPerennial edition published 1993"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [409]-419)
Control code
ocm39339337
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Perennial Classics ed.
Extent
xix, 419 p.
Isbn
9780060929787
Lccn
98028840
Other physical details
port.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADC-7695

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