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No crystal stair : a documentary novel of the life and work of Lewis Michaux, Harlem bookseller

Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux.

Minneapolis, MN : Carolrhoda Lab, c2012.

188 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

In this work of historical fiction, Nelson tells the story of a man with a passion for knowledge and of a bookstore whose influence has become legendary.

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ISBN:

9780761361695 (hbk.)

ISBN:

0761361693 (hbk.)

LC Call No:

PZ7.N43773 N6 2012

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux.

Title:

No crystal stair : a documentary novel of the life and work of Lewis Michaux, Harlem bookseller / Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; artwork by R. Gregory Christie.

Publisher:

Minneapolis, MN : Carolrhoda Lab, c2012.

Physical:

188 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Summary:

In this work of historical fiction, Nelson tells the story of a man with a passion for knowledge and of a bookstore whose influence has become legendary.

Subject:

Michaux, Lewis H.,--1885-1976--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Michaux, Lewis H.,--1885-1976--Fiction.

Subject:

Bookstores--New York (State)--New York--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Books and reading--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Bookstores--New York (State)--New York--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Books and reading--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Christie, R. Gregory, 1971- ill.

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