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Phillis Wheatley : young Revolutionary poet / written by Kathryn Kilby Borland and Helen Ross Speicher ; illustrated by Cathy Morrison.

Borland, Kathryn Kilby. (Author). Speicher, Helen Ross. (Added Author). Morrison, Cathy, (illustrator.).
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  • 10 of 11 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Fayette Co PL - Connersville JB WHEATLEY (Text) 39230030812349 Children Books Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [IYRC] ISLI 928 W557b (Text) 00000106142458 Young Reader's Collection Available -
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  • ISBN: 1882859480
  • ISBN: 9781882859481
  • ISBN: 1882859472
  • ISBN: 9781882859474
  • Physical Description: 123 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Carmel, IN : Patria Press, [2005]

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General Note:
"Text originally published by the Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1968 in the Childhood of Famous Americans Series"--Title page verso.
Formatted Contents Note:
Phillis is a pretty name -- So much to learn -- Say "apple" -- Everyday living -- It's too cold -- Latin and tension -- A poem to King George -- Hard times in America -- "Town-born, turn out!" -- Ups and downs on the ocean -- By Phillis Wheatley -- Blankets and feathers -- "First in place and honors" -- "So this is the poetess."
Summary, etc.:
A biography of the young slave girl who overcame her inability to read and write and became the most famous poet of her day.
Subject: Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784 > Juvenile literature.
Poets, American > Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Slaves > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American poets > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784.
Poets, American.
Slaves.
African Americans > Biography.
Women > Biography.

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