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The Big Sea: An Autobiography - Hughes, Langston, and Rampersad, Arnold (Introduction by)
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Introduction by Arnold Rampersad. Langston Hughes, born in 1902, came of age early in the 1920s. In The Big Sea he recounts those memorable years in the two great playgrounds of the decade--Harlem and Paris. In Paris he was a cook and waiter in nightclubs. He knew the musicians and dancers, the drunks and dope fiends. In Harlem he was a rising young poet--at the center of the Harlem Renaissance. Arnold Rampersad writes in his incisive new introduction to The Big Sea , an American classic: This is American writing at ...

The Big Sea: An Autobiography 1993, Hill & Wang, New York

ISBN-13: 9780809015498

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The Big Sea: An Autobiography 1986, Thunder's Mouth Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780938410331

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