Negro tales from Pine Bluff, Arkansas, and Calvin, Michigan.

by Richard Mercer Dorson

Publisher: Indiana University Press in Bloomington

Written in English
Published: Pages: 292 Downloads: 329
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  • African Americans -- Folklore.

Edition Notes

GenreFolklore.
SeriesIndiana University publications. Folklore series,, no. 12
ContributionsSuggs, James Douglas, 1887-1955.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGR108 .D6
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 292 p.
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6265198M
LC Control Number58063484
OCLC/WorldCa2303088

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