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For more poems, see the Academy of America Poets

  • One Train May Hide Another
  • Talking to Patrizia
  • The Study of Happiness

and The Poetry Foundation

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For more poems, see the Academy of America Poets

  • One Train May Hide Another
  • Talking to Patrizia
  • The Study of Happiness

and The Poetry Foundation

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Biography: 
  • McClaurin-Allen, Irma. "Audre Lorde". Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 41: Afro-American Poets Since 1955. A Bruccoli Clark Layman Book. Edited by Trudier Harris, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Thadious M. Davis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The Gale Group, 1985. pp. 217-222.
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  • Brown, Ashley. "Anthony Hecht". Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 169: American Poets Since World War II, Fifth Series. A Bruccoli Clark Layman Book. Edited by Joseph Conte, State University of New York at Buffalo. Gale Research, 1996. pp. 137-145.
  • Hecht, Anthony. A Summoning of Stones. New York: Macmillan, 1954
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  • Contemporary Authors Online, Gale, 2002.
  • Bevington, Helen. Dr. Johnson's Waterfall, and Other Poems. Boston: Houghton, 1946.
  • --. Nineteen Million Elephants, and Other Poems. Boston: Houghton, 1950.
  • --.A Change of Sky, and Other Poems. Boston: Houghton, 1956.
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  • Abbot, Leonard D. Ernest Howard Crosby: A Valuation and a Tribute. Westwood, Ma., 1907.
  • Crosby, Ernest Howard. Broad-cast. New York: Funk and Wagnalls, 1905.
  • --. Plain Talk in Psalm and Parable. Boston: Small, Maynard & Company, 1899. 3rd edn.: London: F.R. Henderson, 1901.
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Born February 1, 1902, in Joplin, Missouri, Langston Hughes grew up and was educated in Lawrence, Kansas, and Cleveland, Ohio. He briefly enrolled in Columbia University in New York in 1921, the year that he published "The Negro Speaks of Rivers" in Crisis, a journal which was edited by W. E. B. Du Bois. In 1923-24 Hughes worked as a seaman on trips to Africa and Europe.

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