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The poet slave of Cuba

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The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano

Engle, Margarita.

New York : Henry Holt, 2006.

183 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.

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.

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ISBN:

978-0-8050-7706-3 (acid-free paper) : $16.95

ISBN:

978-0-8050-7706-3 (acid-free paper)

LC Call No:

PS3555.N4254 P64 2006

Dewey Class No:

811/.54 22

Author:

Engle, Margarita.

Title:

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

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Henry Holt, 2006.

Physical:

183 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.

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.

Subject:

Manzano, Juan Francisco,--1797-1854--Juvenile poetry.

Subject:

Manzano, Juan Francisco,--1797-1854--Poetry.

Subject:

Children's poetry, American.

Subject:

Slaves--Juvenile poetry.

Subject:

Poets--Juvenile poetry.

Subject:

Slaves--Poetry.

Subject:

Poets--Poetry.

AE:PersName:

Qualls, Sean, ill.

Link:

Contributor biographical information

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Publisher description

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