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Published: 30 October 2003

768 Pages | numerous halftones


ISBN: 9780198187097

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The Poetry of Slavery

An Anglo-American Anthology 1764-1866

Edited by Marcus Wood

  • The first book to collect the most important works of poetry generated by English and North American slavery
  • As well as containing a wide range of verse from the major Anglo-American Romantic poets, the anthology makes much rare and unavailable poetry easily accessible for the first time
  • Includes poetry from handbills, broadsides, print satire, song sheet, and chap book songsters, illustrated adult and children's books, and children's toys, as well as the expected published volumes of verse