Complete Poems

Complete Poems

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Penguin Putnam
2000 marks the centenary of "Lift Every Voice and Sing," James Weldon Johnson's most famous lyric, which is now embraced as the Negro National Anthem. In celebration, this Penguin original collects all the poems from Johnson's published works?Fifty Years and Other Poems (1917), God's Trombones (1927), and Saint Peter Relates an Incident of the Resurrection Day (1935)?along with a number of previously unpublished poems.

Sondra Kathryn Wilson, the foremost authority on Johnson and his work, provides an introduction that sheds light on Johnson's many achievements and his pioneering contributions to recording and celebrating the African American experience.



Random House, Inc.
2000 marks the centenary of "Lift Every Voice and Sing," James Weldon Johnson's most famous lyric, which is now embraced as the Negro National Anthem. In celebration, this Penguin original collects all the poems from Johnson's published worksFifty Years and Other Poems (1917), God's Trombones (1927), and Saint Peter Relates an Incident of the Resurrection Day (1935)along with a number of previously unpublished poems.

Sondra Kathryn Wilson, the foremost authority on Johnson and his work, provides an introduction that sheds light on Johnson's many achievements and his pioneering contributions to recording and celebrating the African American experience.



Baker & Taylor
The complete poems of James Weldon Johnson are collected in the centenary year of "Lift Every Voice and Sing," considered to be his most important work.

Baker
& Taylor

The important African-American poet's complete works are collected here in the centenary year of "Lift Every Voice and Sing," his most important work. Original.

Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2000
ISBN: 9780141185453
0141185457
Branch Call Number: 811.52 Jo 2000
Characteristics: xxxiii, 202 pages ; 20 cm
Additional Contributors: Wilson, Sondra K
Alternative Title: Poems

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