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"I have discovered in life that there are ways of getting almost anywhere you want to go, if you really want to go." -- Langston Hughes
James Mercer Langston Hughes, (February 1, 1902 — May 22, 1967) was an American poet, novelist, playwright, short story writer, and columnist. He was one of the earliest innovators of the new literary art form jazz poetry. Hughes is best-known for his work during the Harlem Renaissance. He famously wrote about the Harlem Renaissance, saying that "Harlem was in vogue".

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Total Books: 206
Roy DeCarava and Langston Hughes The Sweet Flypaper of Life
Not Without Laughter
2018 - Not Without Laughter [Penguin Classics] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780143131861
ISBN-10: 0143131869
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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That Is My Dream A picture book of Langston Hughes's Dream Variation
2017 - That Is My Dream a Picture Book of Langston Hughes's Dream Variation (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780399550171
ISBN-10: 0399550178
Genre: Children's Books
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Letters from Langston From the Harlem Renaissance to the Red Scare and Beyond
Sail Away
2015 - Sail Away (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781481430852
ISBN-10: 1481430858
Genre: Children's Books
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Lost  Found The CUNY Poetics Document Initiative Series V
2015 - Lost Found the Cuny Poetics Document Initiative Series V (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780988894549
ISBN-10: 0988894548
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Selected Letters of Langston Hughes
2015 - Selected Letters of Langston Hughes (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780375413797
ISBN-10: 0375413790
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction
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The Weary Blues
2015 - The Weary Blues (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780385352970
ISBN-10: 0385352972
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Thank You M'Am
2014 - Thank You M'am [Classic Stories] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781623236212
ISBN-10: 1623236215
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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Lullaby
2013 - Lullaby [For a Black Mother] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780547362656
ISBN-10: 054736265X
Genre: Children's Books
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Langston Hughes
2013 - Langston Hughes [Poetry for Young People] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781454903284
ISBN-10: 1454903287
Genre: Children's Books
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Lost  Found The CUNY Poetics Document Initiative Series III
2012 - Lost Found the Cuny Poetics Document Initiative Series III (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780615627458
ISBN-10: 0615627455
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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I Too Am America
2012 - I Too Am America (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781442420083
ISBN-10: 1442420081
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Jim Crow's Last Stand Race And Culture Series No Two
2010 - Jim Crow's Last Stand Race and Culture Series No Two (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781163144121
ISBN-10: 1163144126
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Boy of the Border
2009 - Boy of the Border (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780979098703
ISBN-10: 097909870X
Genres: Children's Books, Teen & Young Adult
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African American Literature A Concise Anthology From Frederick Douglass to Toni Morrison
Selected Poems of Langston Hughes
2009 - Selected Poems of Langston Hughes (Other)
ISBN-13: 9781442005747
ISBN-10: 1442005742
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Ask Your Mama 12 Moods For Jazz
2009 - Ask Your Mama 12 Moods for Jazz (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781607436904
ISBN-10: 1607436906
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The Negro Speaks of Rivers
2009 - The Negro Speaks of Rivers (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780786818679
ISBN-10: 0786818670
Genre: Children's Books
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My People
2009 - My People (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781416935407
ISBN-10: 1416935401
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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Mule Bone A Comedy of Negro Life
2008 - Mule Bone a Comedy of Negro Life [P.S.] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780061651120
ISBN-10: 0061651125
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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2008 - The Big Sea an Autobiography [American Century] (Other)
2007 - The Mule-bone [A Comedy of Negro Life] (Paperback)
2006 - Tambourines to Glory a Novel [Harlem Moon Classics] (Paperback)
2003 - Blues (Other)
2002 - Remember Me to Harlem [Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition] (Other)
2001 - Works for Children and Young Adults Biographies [Collected Works of Langston Hughes, Vol 12] (Hardcover)
1999 - The Sweet and Sour Animal Book [Opie Library] (Other)
1999 - Hughes [Pocket Poets] (Hardcover)
1997 - The Pasteboard Bandit [The Iona and Peter Opie Library of Children's Literature] (Hardcover)
1997 - First Book of Jazz [Dark Tower Series] (Paperback)
1997 - Pride and Promise the Harlem Renaissance [Perspectives on History Series] (Paperback)
1997 - Stories From the Black Experience [Lernmaterialien] (Paperback)
1994 - Blood Wedding and Yerma [Tcg Translations, No 5] (Paperback)
1993 - The Big Sea an Autobiography [American Century Series] (Paperback)
 
1993 - I Wonder As I Wander an Autobiographical Journey [American Century Series] (Paperback)
 
1993 - Big Sea an Autobiography [American Century] (Other)
1992 - The Panther the Lash [Vintage Classics] (Paperback)
1990 - The Ways of White Folks Stories [Vintage Classics] (Paperback)
 
1982 - Jazz a First Book [First Books] (Other)
1963 - Five Plays By Langston Hughes [Midland Books, No 121] (Paperback)
World of Music 5 Teacher Edition Silver Burdett Ginn [Spiral-Bound 1990 Printing, Second Edition] (Other)
The Book of Negro Folklore [Dodd, Mead Quality Paperback] (Paperback)
Africa [The First Book of Series] (Other)
The Poems 1921-1940 [The Collected Works of Langston Hughes, Vol 1] (Hardcover)
The Poems 1941-1950 [Collected Works of Langston Hughes, Vol 2] (Hardcover)
The Poems 1951-1967 [Collected Works of Langston Hughes, Vol 3] (Hardcover)
The Novels Not Without Laughter and Tambourines to Glory [Collected Works of Langston Hughes, Vol 4] (Hardcover)
Fight for Freedom and Other Writings on Civil Rights [Collected Works of Langston Hughes, Vol 10] (Hardcover)
Autobiography the Big Sea [Collected Works of Langston Hughes, Vol 13] (Hardcover)
Autobiography I Wonder As I Wander [Collected Works of Langston Hughes, Vol 14] (Hardcover)
Gospel Plays Operas and Later Dramatic Works [Collected Works of Langston Hughes, Vol 6] (Hardcover)
The Negro Mother and Other Dramatic Recitations [The Black Heritage Library Collection] (Paperback)
Caribbean [First Book] (Hardcover)
Junior Great Books [Series 4, Book One] (Paperback)
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