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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
Editor
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
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
Copyright
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
  • Introduction / Charlemae Hill Rollins -- 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 -- Chrismus is a-comin' / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- Speakin' o' Christmas / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- Christmas carol / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- Little Christmas basket / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- Through the holly wreath / Effie Lee Newsome -- Magi call him king / Effie Lee Newsome -- Carol of the brown king / Langston Hughes -- Kid stuff / Frank Horne -- On a pallet of straw / Langston Hughes -- Peppermint candy march / Effie Lee Newsome -- Shepherd's song at Christmas / L. Hughes -- Christmas story / Langston Hughes -- On a Christmas night / L. Hughes -- Anonymous verse / translated by Langston Hughes -- Every man heart lay down / Lorentz Graham -- Stable / Gabriela Mistral -- Indian Christmas / Gabriela 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 / Eve Lynn -- Under the mistletoe / Countee Cullen -- The Black Madonna / Albert Rice -- Otto / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Christmas recipes from the "Big House" and the Cabin
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 106 pages
Isbn
9780688116675
Lccn
92018976
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Quarter green cloth; red paper over boards; gilt spine; colored endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 1993.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26162671
  • ucoclc26162671
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
Copyright
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
  • Introduction / Charlemae Hill Rollins -- 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 -- Chrismus is a-comin' / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- Speakin' o' Christmas / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- Christmas carol / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- Little Christmas basket / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- Through the holly wreath / Effie Lee Newsome -- Magi call him king / Effie Lee Newsome -- Carol of the brown king / Langston Hughes -- Kid stuff / Frank Horne -- On a pallet of straw / Langston Hughes -- Peppermint candy march / Effie Lee Newsome -- Shepherd's song at Christmas / L. Hughes -- Christmas story / Langston Hughes -- On a Christmas night / L. Hughes -- Anonymous verse / translated by Langston Hughes -- Every man heart lay down / Lorentz Graham -- Stable / Gabriela Mistral -- Indian Christmas / Gabriela 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 / Eve Lynn -- Under the mistletoe / Countee Cullen -- The Black Madonna / Albert Rice -- Otto / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Christmas recipes from the "Big House" and the Cabin
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 106 pages
Isbn
9780688116675
Lccn
92018976
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Quarter green cloth; red paper over boards; gilt spine; colored endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 1993.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26162671
  • ucoclc26162671

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