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Go Tell It on the Mountain (Vintage International), James Baldwin
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Author:    James Baldwin

Title:   Go Tell It on the Mountain (Vintage International)

Binding:   Trade

Book Condition:   New

Publisher:    Vintage September 2013

ISBN Number:    0345806549 / 9780345806543

Seller ID:   123910

"Mountain," Baldwin said, "is the book I had to write if I was ever going to write anything else." Go Tell It On The Mountain, first published in 1953, is Baldwin's first major work, a novel that has established itself as an American classic. With lyrical precision, psychological directness, resonating symbolic power, and a rage that is at once unrelenting and compassionate, Baldwin chronicles a fourteen-year-old boy's discovery of the terms of his identity as the stepson of the minister of a storefront Pentecostal church in Harlem one Saturday in March of 1935. Baldwin's rendering of his protagonist's spiritual, sexual, and moral struggle of self-invention opened new possibilities in the American language and in the way Americans understand themselves.

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