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Author Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784.

Title Complete writings / Phillis Wheatley ; edited and with an introduction by Vincent Carretta.

Imprint New York : Penguin Books, c2001.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    811 Wheatley,P WHE    Available
Description xlvii, 224 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Penguin classics
Penguin classics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. xxxix-xli).
Contents Poems on various subjects, religious and moral -- Extant poems not published in Poems on various subjects -- Variants of poems published in Poems on various subjects -- Letters -- Variant letters -- Proposals for volumes of poetry.
Summary A collection of writings by the eighteenth-century slave and author includes her letters, poetry, short fiction, and essays, along with poetry by such contemporary African American poets as Lucy Terry, Jupiter Harmon, and Francis Williams.
Subject Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784 -- Correspondence.
African Americans -- Poetry.
Poets, American -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Correspondence.
African American women poets -- Correspondence.
African American poets -- Correspondence.
Added Author Carretta, Vincent.
Added Title Works. 2001
ISBN 014042430X (pbk.)
9780140424300 (pbk.)

 
    
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