Category: Fugitives


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A Vanderbilt Miscellany, 1919-1944

By: Beatty, Richmond Croom

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press: 1944

Seller ID: 2135144

Lacks jacket. Boards lightly rubbed. 1944 Hard Cover. 397 pp. 8vo. Woodcut illustrations by Marion Junkin. A collection of narratives, essays, and poems written by authors associated with Vanderbilt University. Vanderbilt was the hub of the Fugitives, a group of poets and literary scholars that included: Robert Penn Warren; John Crowe Ransom; Allen Tate; Randall Jarrell; etc. View more info

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The Travels of William Wells Brown

By: Jefferson, Paul

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Markus Weiner: 1991

Seller ID: 2158161

Light fading to spine. 1991 Trade Paperback. This is the remarkable story of two trips by a fugitive slave: his dramatic andesperate journey up the Mississippi to the North into freedom, and his glorious voyage as an eloquent ambassador of the abolitionists to Europe. Includes two books in one. View more info

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The World's Body

By: Ransom, John Crowe

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Louisiana State University Press: 1968

Seller ID: 1787945

Some ink marginalia & underlining in text. 1968 Trade Paperback. xiv, 390 pp. Crowe was a founding member of the Fugitives. This is a collection of fifteen essays concerning Crowe's theory of poetry. The first paperback edition of this important work by one of America's leading critics, with a new afterword by the author. The Fugitives were a group of poets and literary scholars who came together at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, United States, around 192... View more info

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Allen Tate: A Literary Biography

By: Squires, Radcliffe

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pegasus: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2201262

First edition. Ink underlining throughout. 1971 Hard Cover. 231 pp. John Orley Allen Tate (November 19, 1899 – February 9, 1979) was an American poet, essayist, social commentator, and Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress from 1943 to 1944. View more info