Langston Hughes Before and Beyond Harlem, 1983 Faith Berry
Langston Hughes Before and Beyond Harlem, 1983 by Faith Berry was the first full-length biography of this celebrated black writer-- jazz poet, dramatist and novelist. First Edition.
- Hughes (1902 - 1967) was best known as the leader of the Harlem Renaissance.
- Celebrate Black History Month
- "What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up Like a raisin in the sun?... Or does it explode?" Hughes wrote.
This paperback copy of Berry's substantive biography is in very good vintage condition--still firm and strongly bound, without marks or tears, little shelf wear, just the expected signs of handling.
The book measures 5 3/4 inches by 9 inches by 1 inch and has 376 pages.