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HUGHES, LANGSTON. Ballad of the Seven Songs, A Poem for Emancipation Day. Typed Ribbon Copy, signed and inscribed, 14 pages on rectos only; some light...
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ink drawing with gouache;
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1 vol. Ginsberg, Allen. First Blues, Rags,
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