The Block: The Metropolitan Museum of Art


Hardcover – November 1, 1995

by Langston Hughes (Author), Romare Bearden (Illustrator), Bill Cosby (Introduction)

Thirteen poems about the New York City neighborhood of Harlem are teamed with the collage painting, The Block, a celebration of the bustle of Harlem, from the corner grocery store to the local Baptist church.



Age Range: 9 and up
Hardcover: 32 pages
Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art; 1st edition (November 1, 1995)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 067086501X
ISBN-13: 978-0670865017
Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 0.4 x 12.4 inches
Shipping Weight: 13.6 ounces