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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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rollins, Charlemae Hill
  • Bryan, Ashley
  • Juvenile Collection (Library of Congress)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christmas
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • Christmas poetry
  • Christmas poetry
  • African Americans
  • American literature
  • Christmas
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
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
Control code
26162671
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 106 pages
Isbn
9780688116682
Lccn
92018976
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Note
UMSL: Jean Craighead George Children's Science Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)26162671
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
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
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
Control code
26162671
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 106 pages
Isbn
9780688116682
Lccn
92018976
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Note
UMSL: Jean Craighead George Children's Science Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)26162671

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