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Author Richmond, M. A. (Merle A.)

Title Phillis Wheatley / Merle Richmond.

Imprint New York : Chelsea House Publishers, [1987], c1988.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 811 Wheatley,P RIC    Available
Description 111 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series American women of achievement
Note Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: p. 106.
Summary Traces the life of the black American poet who was born in Africa, brought over to New England as a slave, and published her first poem while still a teenager.
Subject Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784 -- Juvenile literature.
Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784.
Poets, American -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women poets -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Slaves -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American poets -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Poets, American.
African Americans -- Biography.
Women -- Biography.
ISBN 1555466834

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