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Gwendolyn Brooks (1917–2000)

Author of Selected Poems

Includes the names: Gwendolyn Brooks, editor Gwendolyn Brooks, Gwendolyn Brooks Blakely

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1,691 (6,598)8512,138 (4.03)80
Selected Poems 605 copies, 6 reviews
Maud Martha 245 copies, 5 reviews
Blacks 147 copies, 2 reviews
Bronzeville Boys and Girls 137 copies, 14 reviews
The Essential Gwendolyn Brooks 132 copies, 2 reviews
To Disembark 27 copies, 1 review
In the Mecca: Poems 25 copies, 1 review
A Street in Bronzeville 24 copies, 2 reviews
Annie Allen 22 copies, 1 review
We Are Shining 19 copies, 2 reviews
Riot 18 copies
Beckonings 14 copies
Family Pictures 14 copies
Aloneness 11 copies
The Bean Eaters 10 copies, 1 review
Winnie 7 copies
We Real Cool 5 copies
Vern 1 copy
Narcissa 1 copy
Andre 1 copy
Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (Contributor, some editions) 820 copies, 6 reviews
Contemporary American Poetry (Contributor, some editions) 342 copies, 1 review
The Rag and Bone Shop of the Heart: A Poetry Anthology (Contributor) 337 copies, 3 reviews
The Black Poets (Contributor) 290 copies, 1 review
The Penguin Book of Women Poets (Contributor) 268 copies
The Art of Losing (Contributor) 163 copies, 19 reviews
Poets of World War II (Contributor) 117 copies, 2 reviews
The Penguin Book of Women's Humour (Contributor) 102 copies
The 100 Best African American Poems (Contributor) 81 copies, 5 reviews
Black Women Writers at Work (Contributor) 60 copies, 1 review
The Hungry Ear: Poems of Food and Drink (Contributor) 53 copies, 1 review
Soulscript: Afro-American Poetry (Contributor) 35 copies, 1 review
Modern Women Poets (Contributor) 14 copies
Family: Stories from the Interior (Contributor) 13 copies
My Name Is Afrika (Introduction, some editions) 10 copies

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