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The Resource The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano, Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls

The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano, Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls

Label
The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano
Title
The poet slave of Cuba
Title remainder
a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano
Statement of responsibility
Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Juan Francisco Manzano was born in 1797 into the household of wealthy slaveowners in Cuba. He spent his early years at the side of his owner's wife, entertaining her friends. His poetry was his outlet, reflecting the beauty and cruelty of his world. Written in verse
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Engle, Margarita
Dewey number
  • 811/.54
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3555.N4254
LC item number
P64 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Qualls, Sean
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manzano, Juan Francisco
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Slaves
  • Poets
  • Cuba
  • Manzano, Juan Francisco
  • Slaves
  • Poets
  • Cuba
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano, Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm60321401
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
183 p.
Isbn
9780805077063
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2005046200
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)60321401
Label
The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano, Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls
Link
Publication
Control code
ocm60321401
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
183 p.
Isbn
9780805077063
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2005046200
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)60321401

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