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Author photo. From <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Hughes.jpg">Wikipedia</a>. Langston Hughes photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1936.

From Wikipedia. Langston Hughes photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1936.

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Selected Poems of Langston Hughes 1,139 copies, 12 reviews
The Dream Keeper and Other Poems 698 copies, 18 reviews
The Ways of White Folks: Stories 527 copies, 7 reviews
Not Without Laughter 514 copies, 10 reviews
The Big Sea: An Autobiography 365 copies, 3 reviews
My People 329 copies, 57 reviews
I, Too, Am America 247 copies, 58 reviews
The Best of Simple 239 copies, 3 reviews
The Negro Speaks of Rivers 184 copies, 48 reviews
Vintage Hughes 126 copies
The Langston Hughes Reader 126 copies, 1 review
Hughes: Poems 116 copies, 1 review
The Sweet Flypaper of Life 107 copies, 2 reviews
The Weary Blues 78 copies, 2 reviews
The Block 70 copies, 9 reviews
Popo and Fifina 60 copies
An African Treasury (Editor) 60 copies, 1 review
The Book of Negro Folklore 59 copies, 1 review
Sail Away 53 copies, 7 reviews
Black Misery 44 copies, 2 reviews
Lullaby (For a Black Mother) 42 copies, 5 reviews
On the Road 32 copies, 30 reviews
The Short Stories 24 copies, 12 reviews
Don't You Turn Back 18 copies, 3 reviews
Simple takes a wife 14 copies, 1 review
Boy of the Border (Author) 14 copies, 1 review
Laughing to keep from crying 13 copies, 1 review
Three Negro Plays (Contributor) 10 copies
A new song 4 copies
Blues 4 copies
The Voice of Langston Hughes 3 copies, 1 review
Poetry 2 copies
Poem 1 copy, 1 review
Grandpa's Stories 1 copy, 1 review
To You 1 copy
Langston Hughes papers 1 copy, 1 review
Temptation 1 copy
City 1 copy
Dreams 1 copy
My America 1 copy
Poesie 1 copy
Salvation 1 copy
Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (Contributor, some editions) 819 copies, 6 reviews
The Best American Essays of the Century (Contributor) 668 copies, 4 reviews
The Oxford Book of American Short Stories (Contributor) 651 copies, 2 reviews
The Selected Poems of Federico Garcia Lorca (Translator) 628 copies, 6 reviews
The Best Loved Poems of Jacqueline Kennedy-Onassis (Contributor) 454 copies, 9 reviews
Cane [Norton Critical Edition, 2nd ed.] (Contributor) 429 copies, 6 reviews
Points of View: Revised Edition (Contributor) 362 copies, 6 reviews
The Portable Harlem Renaissance Reader (Contributor) 347 copies, 2 reviews
The Rag and Bone Shop of the Heart: A Poetry Anthology (Contributor) 335 copies, 3 reviews
Sudden Fiction: American Short-Short Stories (Contributor) 332 copies, 5 reviews
The New Negro: Voices of the Harlem Renaissance (Contributor) 312 copies, 1 review
The Black Poets (Contributor) 289 copies, 1 review
Americans in Paris: A Literary Anthology (Contributor) 261 copies, 3 reviews
Writing New York: A Literary Anthology (Contributor) 243 copies, 4 reviews
The 40s: The Story of a Decade (Contributor) 215 copies, 4 reviews
America Street: A Multicultural Anthology of Stories (Contributor) 187 copies, 3 reviews
Soul Looks Back in Wonder (Contributor) 165 copies, 5 reviews
Masters of the Dew (Translator, some editions) 163 copies, 3 reviews
This Is My Best (Contributor) 160 copies
Selected Poems of Gabriela Mistral (Translator, some editions) 97 copies, 2 reviews
Norton Book of Friendship (Contributor) 83 copies
The 100 Best African American Poems (Contributor) 81 copies, 5 reviews
American Short Stories (Contributor, some editions) 74 copies
Wolf's Complete Book of Terror (Contributor) 66 copies, 2 reviews
Rotten English: A Literary Anthology (Contributor) 62 copies, 1 review
The Hungry Ear: Poems of Food and Drink (Contributor) 53 copies, 1 review
D.C. Noir 2: The Classics (Contributor) 47 copies
Manhattan Noir 2: The Classics (Contributor) 43 copies, 4 reviews
Classic Fiction of the Harlem Renaissance (Contributor) 35 copies, 1 review
Soulscript: Afro-American Poetry (Contributor) 34 copies, 1 review
Graphic Classics: African-American Classics (Contributor) 27 copies, 1 review
Elsewhere (Poets in the World) (Translator, some editions) 24 copies, 1 review
Hot and Cool: Jazz Short Stories (Contributor) 24 copies
Harlem U.S.A. (Contributor) 23 copies
Travelers Tales of Old Cuba (Contributor) 17 copies, 1 review
The Girls from Esquire (Contributor) 16 copies
Dare to be Different (Contributor) 13 copies
Poets of Today: A New American Anthology. (Contributor, some editions) 11 copies
To Break the Silence (Contributor) 9 copies
The Caedmon Short Story Collection (Contributor) 5 copies
Strange Barriers (Contributor) 2 copies
Cuba Libre (Translator, some editions) 1 copy

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