The Resource Christmas gif' : an anthology of Christmas poems, songs, and stories, written by and about African-Americans, compiled by Charlemae Rollins ; illustrated by Ashley Bryan ; with a new introduction by Augusta Baker

Christmas gif' : an anthology of Christmas poems, songs, and stories, written by and about African-Americans, compiled by Charlemae Rollins ; illustrated by Ashley Bryan ; with a new introduction by Augusta Baker

Label
Christmas gif' : an anthology of Christmas poems, songs, and stories, written by and about African-Americans
Title
Christmas gif'
Title remainder
an anthology of Christmas poems, songs, and stories, written by and about African-Americans
Statement of responsibility
compiled by Charlemae Rollins ; illustrated by Ashley Bryan ; with a new introduction by Augusta Baker
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of Christmas poems, songs, and stories relating to African Americans. Includes holiday recipes
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.8/033
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PZ5
  • <Rare Bk.Coll.>
LC item number
.C4735 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Rollins, Charlemae Hill
  • Bryan, Ashley
  • Juvenile Collection (Library of Congress)
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  • Christmas
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • Christmas
  • African Americans
  • American literature
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Christmas gif' : an anthology of Christmas poems, songs, and stories, written by and about African-Americans, compiled by Charlemae Rollins ; illustrated by Ashley Bryan ; with a new introduction by Augusta Baker
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Contents
  • A race is like man / John W. Vandercook -- Nativity / Aquah Laluah -- Memories of Christmas / Langston Hughes -- How come Christmas / Roark Bradford -- Plantation Christmas / Julia Peterkin -- Christmas gift / Zora Neale Hurston -- Legend of the black madonna / Margaret T. Applegarth -- Goat comes to the Christmas party / Eva Knox Evans -- New relations and duties / Frederick Douglass -- Anxious days and sleepless nights / Booker T. Washington -- Christmas is a-comin' / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- Speakin' O' Christmas / P.L. Dunbar -- Christmas carol / P.L. Dunbar -- Little Christmas basket / P.L. Dunbar -- Through the holly wreath / Effie Lee Newsome -- Magi call him king / Effie Lee Newsome
  • -- Carol of brown king / Langston Hughes -- Kid stuff / Frank Horne -- On pallet of straw / L. Hughes -- Peppermint candy march / Effie Lee Newsome -- Shepherd's song at Christmas / L. Hughes -- Christmas story / L. Hughes -- On Christmas night / L. Hughes -- Anonymous verse; from Puerto Rican Christmas card / Anon. -- Every man heart lay down / Lorentz Graham -- Stable / Gabriela Mistral -- Indian Christmas / G. Mistral -- Go tell it to the mountain / Negro spiritual -- Wasn't that a mighty day / Negro spiritual -- The Virgin Mary had a baby boy / Negro spiritual -- What you gonna name that pretty little boy? / Negro spiritual -- Rise up, shepherd, and follow / Negro spiritual -- God's Christmas tree / Evelyn C. Reynolds -- Under the mistletoe / Countee Cullen -- The Black Madonna / Albert Rice -- Otto / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Christmas recipes
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 106 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029265403
Label
Christmas gif' : an anthology of Christmas poems, songs, and stories, written by and about African-Americans, compiled by Charlemae Rollins ; illustrated by Ashley Bryan ; with a new introduction by Augusta Baker
Link
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Contents
  • A race is like man / John W. Vandercook -- Nativity / Aquah Laluah -- Memories of Christmas / Langston Hughes -- How come Christmas / Roark Bradford -- Plantation Christmas / Julia Peterkin -- Christmas gift / Zora Neale Hurston -- Legend of the black madonna / Margaret T. Applegarth -- Goat comes to the Christmas party / Eva Knox Evans -- New relations and duties / Frederick Douglass -- Anxious days and sleepless nights / Booker T. Washington -- Christmas is a-comin' / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- Speakin' O' Christmas / P.L. Dunbar -- Christmas carol / P.L. Dunbar -- Little Christmas basket / P.L. Dunbar -- Through the holly wreath / Effie Lee Newsome -- Magi call him king / Effie Lee Newsome
  • -- Carol of brown king / Langston Hughes -- Kid stuff / Frank Horne -- On pallet of straw / L. Hughes -- Peppermint candy march / Effie Lee Newsome -- Shepherd's song at Christmas / L. Hughes -- Christmas story / L. Hughes -- On Christmas night / L. Hughes -- Anonymous verse; from Puerto Rican Christmas card / Anon. -- Every man heart lay down / Lorentz Graham -- Stable / Gabriela Mistral -- Indian Christmas / G. Mistral -- Go tell it to the mountain / Negro spiritual -- Wasn't that a mighty day / Negro spiritual -- The Virgin Mary had a baby boy / Negro spiritual -- What you gonna name that pretty little boy? / Negro spiritual -- Rise up, shepherd, and follow / Negro spiritual -- God's Christmas tree / Evelyn C. Reynolds -- Under the mistletoe / Countee Cullen -- The Black Madonna / Albert Rice -- Otto / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Christmas recipes
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 106 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029265403

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