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Edmonia Lewis : wildfire in marble / Rinna Evelyn Wolfe.

Author/Creator:
Wolfe, Rinna, author.
Other Title:
Wildfire in Marble
Edition:
First edition.
Publication:
Parsippany, New Jersey : Dillon Press, [1998] , ©1998
Series:
People in focus book.
A people in focus book
Format/Description:
Book
128 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Lewis, Edmonia -- Juvenile literature.
Lewis, Edmonia.
Ojibwa Indians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American sculptors -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American sculptors.
Ojibwa Indians.
Form/Genre:
Literature.
Biographies.
Biography.
Juvenile works.
Biographies.
Literature.
Place of Publication:
United States New Jersey Parsippany.
Summary:
Biography of African American sculptor Edmonia Lewis.
Contents:
Edmonia's Chippewa Heritage
Oberlin College and Ohio life
The case of the spiced wine
Edmonia Lewis: artist
Awakening in Rome
Edmonia meets Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Travels and "fancy pieces"
The death of Cleopatra
Edmonia's legacy: how good was she?
Sculptures by Edmonia Lewis.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-126) and index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dust jacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1998
Contributor:
Dillon Press, publisher.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Children's Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0382397134
9780382397134
0382397142
9780382397141
0964144913
9780964144910
OCLC:
36910049
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