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Zora Neale Hurston

Janelle Yates

Zora Neale Hurston

a storyteller"s life

by Janelle Yates

  • 12 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Ward Hill Press in Staten Island, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hurston, Zora Neale -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Hurston, Zora Neale.,
    • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Folklorists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • African American authors -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Authors, American.,
    • African Americans -- Biography.,
    • Women -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [89]).

      Statementby Janelle Yates ; with illustrations by David Adams.
      GenreBiography, Juvenile literature.
      SeriesUnsung Americans
      ContributionsAdams, David, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3515.U789 Z953 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination87, [2] p. :
      Number of Pages87
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1571054M
      ISBN 100962338079
      LC Control Number91065559
      OCLC/WorldCa24323792


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