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Richard Wright, daemonic genius

Walker, Margaret

Richard Wright, daemonic genius

a portrait of the man, a critical look at his work

by Walker, Margaret

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Published by Warner Books in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wright, Richard, 1908-1960,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • African American authors -- Biography,
  • African Americans in literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMargaret Walker.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3545.R815 Z892 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 428 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages428
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2390585M
    ISBN 100446710016
    LC Control Number87019902

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