TITLE

INTRODUCTION

AUTHOR(S)
Eastman, Max
PUB. DATE
January 1922
SOURCE
Harlem Shadows: The Poems of Claude McKay;1922, pix
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An introduction is presented concerning the poems written by Claude McKay.
ACCESSION #
70313025

 

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