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The Negro in contemporary American literature

Elizabeth Atkinson Lay Green

The Negro in contemporary American literature

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Published by the University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- African American authors -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.,
  • African Americans in literature.,
  • American literature -- African American authors -- Bibliography.,
  • African Americans in literature -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Contains bibliographies.

    Statementby Elizabeth Lay Green.
    GenreOutlines, syllabi, etc., Bibliography.
    Series[North Carolina. University. University extension division] Extension bulletin., vol. VII, no. 14
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC6301 .N43 vol. 7 no. 14
    The Physical Object
    Pagination98 p.
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6720803M
    LC Control Number28025566
    OCLC/WorldCa21497487


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