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Complete poems, James Weldon Johnson ; edited with an introduction by Sondra Kathryn Wilson

Label
Complete poems
Title
Complete poems
Statement of responsibility
James Weldon Johnson ; edited with an introduction by Sondra Kathryn Wilson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the complete poems of twentieth-century African-American author James Weldon Johnson, including all the poems from his three published works, as well as a number of previously unpublished poems
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1871-1938
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Johnson, James Weldon
Dewey number
811/.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3519.O2625
LC item number
A17 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wilson, Sondra K
Series statement
Penguin twentieth-century classics
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African Americans
Label
Complete poems, James Weldon Johnson ; edited with an introduction by Sondra Kathryn Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. xxiii-xxvii)
  • "Works by James Weldon Johnson": p. xxiii
Contents
Preface to God's Trombones -- Listen, Lord -- A Prayer -- The Creation -- The Prodigal Son -- Go Down Death -- A Funeral Sermon -- Noah Built the Ark -- The Crucifixion -- Let My People Go -- The Judgment Day -- Saint Peter Relates an Incident of the Resurrection Day -- O Black and Unknown Bards -- Brothers -- American Drama -- O Southland! -- We to America -- Mother Night -- The Young Warrior -- The White Witch -- My City -- The Glory of the Day Was in Her Face -- Life -- The Black Mammy -- Fragment -- Mother, Farewell! (from the Spanish of Placido) -- Girl of Fifteen -- The Suicide -- Down by the Carib Sea -- Deep in the Quiet Wood -- Prayer at Sunrise -- Her Eyes Twin Pools -- Vashti -- If I Were Paris -- Ghosts of the Old Year -- Beauty Never Old -- Blessed Sleep -- The Greatest of These Is War -- A Poet to His Baby Son -- Ma Lady's Lips Am Like de Honey -- A Plantation Bacchanal -- Tunk -- Brer Rabbit, You's de Cutes' of 'Em All -- Answer to Prayer -- A Banjo Song -- The Rivals -- Sence You Went Away -- Lift Every Voice and Sing -- Envoy -- Introduction to Fifty Years and Other Poems by Brander Matthews -- Fifty Years -- To Horace Bumstead -- The Color Sergeant -- From the German of Uhland -- Before a Painting -- I Hear the Stars Still Singing -- A Mid-Day Dreamer -- The Temptress -- The Ghost of Deacon Brown -- "Lazy" -- Omar -- Voluptas (I) -- The Word of an Engineer -- The Gift to Sing -- Morning, Noon and Night -- The Awakening -- Venus in a Garden -- Nobody's Lookin' But de Owl and de Moon -- You's Sweet to Yo' Mammy Jes de Same -- July in Georgy -- Dat Gal o' Mine -- The Seasons -- 'Possum Song -- An Explanation -- De Little Pickaninny's Gone to Sleep -- Moods -- A Passing Melody -- The River -- Helene -- The Class of '94 -- Grandmother's Bible -- A Dream -- Sonnet -- Sonnet -- The Secret -- Class Poem -- Voluptas (II) -- Optimistic Sam -- Mobile Mardi Gras -- After My First Week Teaching in the Country -- To a Brook Near My School House -- A Recollection -- The Last Waltz -- To a Friend -- Only Trust Me -- A Brand -- Christmas Carol -- Miserable -- To H.B. -- To a Friend, with a Rose -- A Heathen -- To My Valentine -- Ode to Florida -- Acknowledgment -- The Passionate Lover -- Art vs. Trade -- The Poet's Harp -- I Love Thee Still -- To Louie (I) -- A Fragment (I) -- Untitled Poem ("Was what you thought love, but passing") -- Untitled Poem ("Come with me my love and wander")
Control code
00039969
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxiii, 202 p.
Isbn
9780141185453
Lccn
00039969
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780141185453
  • (Sirsi) 404927
  • (OCoLC)43864475
Label
Complete poems, James Weldon Johnson ; edited with an introduction by Sondra Kathryn Wilson
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. xxiii-xxvii)
  • "Works by James Weldon Johnson": p. xxiii
Contents
Preface to God's Trombones -- Listen, Lord -- A Prayer -- The Creation -- The Prodigal Son -- Go Down Death -- A Funeral Sermon -- Noah Built the Ark -- The Crucifixion -- Let My People Go -- The Judgment Day -- Saint Peter Relates an Incident of the Resurrection Day -- O Black and Unknown Bards -- Brothers -- American Drama -- O Southland! -- We to America -- Mother Night -- The Young Warrior -- The White Witch -- My City -- The Glory of the Day Was in Her Face -- Life -- The Black Mammy -- Fragment -- Mother, Farewell! (from the Spanish of Placido) -- Girl of Fifteen -- The Suicide -- Down by the Carib Sea -- Deep in the Quiet Wood -- Prayer at Sunrise -- Her Eyes Twin Pools -- Vashti -- If I Were Paris -- Ghosts of the Old Year -- Beauty Never Old -- Blessed Sleep -- The Greatest of These Is War -- A Poet to His Baby Son -- Ma Lady's Lips Am Like de Honey -- A Plantation Bacchanal -- Tunk -- Brer Rabbit, You's de Cutes' of 'Em All -- Answer to Prayer -- A Banjo Song -- The Rivals -- Sence You Went Away -- Lift Every Voice and Sing -- Envoy -- Introduction to Fifty Years and Other Poems by Brander Matthews -- Fifty Years -- To Horace Bumstead -- The Color Sergeant -- From the German of Uhland -- Before a Painting -- I Hear the Stars Still Singing -- A Mid-Day Dreamer -- The Temptress -- The Ghost of Deacon Brown -- "Lazy" -- Omar -- Voluptas (I) -- The Word of an Engineer -- The Gift to Sing -- Morning, Noon and Night -- The Awakening -- Venus in a Garden -- Nobody's Lookin' But de Owl and de Moon -- You's Sweet to Yo' Mammy Jes de Same -- July in Georgy -- Dat Gal o' Mine -- The Seasons -- 'Possum Song -- An Explanation -- De Little Pickaninny's Gone to Sleep -- Moods -- A Passing Melody -- The River -- Helene -- The Class of '94 -- Grandmother's Bible -- A Dream -- Sonnet -- Sonnet -- The Secret -- Class Poem -- Voluptas (II) -- Optimistic Sam -- Mobile Mardi Gras -- After My First Week Teaching in the Country -- To a Brook Near My School House -- A Recollection -- The Last Waltz -- To a Friend -- Only Trust Me -- A Brand -- Christmas Carol -- Miserable -- To H.B. -- To a Friend, with a Rose -- A Heathen -- To My Valentine -- Ode to Florida -- Acknowledgment -- The Passionate Lover -- Art vs. Trade -- The Poet's Harp -- I Love Thee Still -- To Louie (I) -- A Fragment (I) -- Untitled Poem ("Was what you thought love, but passing") -- Untitled Poem ("Come with me my love and wander")
Control code
00039969
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxiii, 202 p.
Isbn
9780141185453
Lccn
00039969
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780141185453
  • (Sirsi) 404927
  • (OCoLC)43864475

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