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The Poems of Phillis Wheatley -

The Poems of Phillis Wheatley

With Letters and a Memoir

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Born in Africa in 1753, Phillis Wheatley was kidnapped at the age of 7 and sold into slavery. At 19, she became the first black American poet to publish a book, on which this volume is based. Wheatley's elegies and odes offer fascinating glimpses into the origins of African-American literary traditions.

Product code: 9780486475936

ISBN 9780486475936
Dimensions (HxWxD in mm) H214xW142xS5
No. Of Pages 96
Publisher Dover Publications Inc.
At the age of 19, Phillis Wheatley was the first black American poet to publish a book. Her elegies and odes offer fascinating glimpses of the beginnings of African-American literary traditions. Includes a selection from the Common Core State Standards Initiative.