Go tell it on the mountain (Book, 1963) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Go tell it on the mountain

Author: James Baldwin
Publisher: New York : Dial Press, 1963 [©1953]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A semi-autobiographical novel about John Grimes, a young man living in Harlem in the 1930s. His relationship with his strict preacher stepfather, Gabriel, who moved from the South to escape his past, and the role of the Pentecostal Church in the lives of African Americans, are central themes of the novel.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Baldwin, James, 1924-1987.
Go tell it on the mountain.
New York, Dial Press, 1963 [©1953]
(OCoLC)575121572
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Baldwin
OCLC Number: 1023409
Description: 253 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: The seventh day --
The prayers of the saints. Florence's prayer ; Gabriel's prayer ; Elizabeth's prayer --
The threshing-floor.
Responsibility: James Baldwin.

Abstract:

A semi-autobiographical novel about John Grimes, a young man living in Harlem in the 1930s. His relationship with his strict preacher stepfather, Gabriel, who moved from the South to escape his past, and the role of the Pentecostal Church in the lives of African Americans, are central themes of the novel.
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