The Resource The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano, Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls

The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano, Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls

Label
The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano
Title
The poet slave of Cuba
Title remainder
a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano
Statement of responsibility
Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Juan Francisco Manzano was born in 1797 into the household of wealthy slaveowners in Cuba. He spent his early years at the side of his owner's wife, entertaining her friends. His poetry was his outlet, reflecting the beauty and cruelty of his world. In powerful, haunting verses of her own, Margarita Engle evokes the voice of the Poet Slave of Cuba
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Engle, Margarita
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3555.N4254
LC item number
P64 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Qualls, Sean
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manzano, Juan Francisco
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Slaves
  • Poets
  • Cuba
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / General
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano, Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm60321401
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
183 pages
Isbn
9781448756957
Isbn Type
(Paw Prints)
Lccn
2005046200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 848143
  • (Sirsi) o60321401
Label
The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano, Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm60321401
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
183 pages
Isbn
9781448756957
Isbn Type
(Paw Prints)
Lccn
2005046200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 848143
  • (Sirsi) o60321401

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