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Smythe, Mabel M. (Mabel Murphy)

Overview
Works: 40 works in 74 publications in 1 language and 10,182 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  History  Pictorial works  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Religious fiction  Short stories 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PS3515.U274, 813.5
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mabel M Smythe
The black American reference book by Mabel M Smythe ( Book )
11 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and held by 1,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An African treasury : articles, essays, stories, poems by Langston Hughes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is an anthology gathered by Langston Hughes to share his interest in native African writing with the world. It is but a small sampling, but carefully chosen for their entertainment value, how moving they were, the possible instruction they could give, and above all, readability
Famous American Negroes by Langston Hughes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the lives of seventeen outstanding black people, illustrated with photographs
The first book of jazz by Langston Hughes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to jazz, focusing on its historical development and its most famous performers
The new Nigerian elite by Hugh H Smythe ( Book )
18 editions published between 1960 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I wonder as I wander : an autobiographical journey by Langston Hughes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the Publisher: In I Wonder as I Wander, Langston Hughes vividly recalls the most dramatic and intimate moments of his life in the turbulent 1930s. His wanderlust leads him to Cuba, Haiti, Russia, Soviet Central Asia, Japan, Spain (during its Civil War), through dictatorships, wars, revolutions. He meets and brings to life the famous and the humble, from Arthur Koestler to Emma, the Black Mammy of Moscow. It is the continuously amusing, wise revelation of an American writer journeying around the often strange and always exciting world he loves
The first book of rhythms by Langston Hughes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Not without laughter by Langston Hughes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts a Black family's attempts to deal with life in a small Kansas town
Tambourines to glory : a novel by Langston Hughes ( Book )
2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For every jazz joint that opened in Korean War-era Harlem, a new church seemed to spring up. This novel introduces you to an unlikely team behind a church whose rock was the curb at 126th and Lenox. Essie Belle and Laura live in tenement flats, on public relief. Essie wants to somehow earn enough money to reunite with her daughter and provide her with a nice home; Laura loves young men, mink coats, and fine Scotch. The friends decide to use a thrift-store tambourine and a layaway Bible to start a church
A pictorial history of the Negro in America by Langston Hughes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fields of wonder by Langston Hughes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of lyric poems by a well-known American Negro poet
One-way ticket by Langston Hughes ( Book )
2 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first book of Africa by Langston Hughes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History, natural and human resources with the white man's role in African development and his influence on modern African states and their problems. Grades 5-7. For other editions, see Author Catalog
Simple stakes a claim by Langston Hughes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sweet flypaper of life by Roy DeCarava ( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Told through the eyes of the grandmotherly Sister Mary Bradley, this is a heartwarming description of life in Harlem
The first book of Negroes by Langston Hughes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This famous negro poet tells of the life and culture of the negro people in Africa and America through the story of the experiences of a little negro boy who lives in New York. Grades 5-6
Masters of the dew by Jacques Roumain ( Book )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first book of the West Indies by Langston Hughes ( Book )
2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple takes a wife by Langston Hughes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Montage of a dream deferred by Langston Hughes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.29 (from 0.00 for Black Amer ... to 1.00 for Papers, 16 ...)
Alternative Names
Haith, Mabel M. Smythe (Mabel Murphy Smythe)
Murphy, Mabel Hancock
Smythe, Mabel M.
Languages
English (51)