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The Resource Richard Wright and the library card, by William Miller ; illustrated by Gregory Christie

Richard Wright and the library card, by William Miller ; illustrated by Gregory Christie

Label
Richard Wright and the library card
Title
Richard Wright and the library card
Statement of responsibility
by William Miller ; illustrated by Gregory Christie
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Based on a scene from Wright's autobiography, Black boy, in which the seventeen-year-old African-American borrows a white man's library card and devours every book as a ticket to freedom
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, William
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.M63915
LC item number
Ri 1997
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Christie, Gregory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wright, Richard
  • Wright, Richard
  • Afro-Americans
  • Afro-Americans
  • Books and reading
  • Libraries
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Richard Wright and the library card, by William Miller ; illustrated by Gregory Christie
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm36458127
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781880000571
Lccn
97006847 /AC
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Richard Wright and the library card, by William Miller ; illustrated by Gregory Christie
Publication
Control code
ocm36458127
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781880000571
Lccn
97006847 /AC
Other physical details
col. ill.

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