Lament for Dark Peoples and Other Poems

By: Hughes, Langston

Price: $1,475.00

Quantity: 1 available

Selected and introduced by an amateur [H. Driessen]. Original tan wrappers, front cover lettered in black and green. One of 250 copies, printed in Linotype-Bodoni. Fifty other copies were printed on special paper and numbered. This copy still has the original clear acetate protective cover in remakably nice condition. WorldCat locates fewer than 32 copies in libraries worldwide. Only a single copy appears in auction records; PBA Galleries, 2008.:Wrappers browned and lightly edge worn, one tape repair on the reverse of both front and rear wrappers. Truly an unusuall Hughes title, especially with original protective cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 45 pages

Title: Lament for Dark Peoples and Other Poems

Author Name: Hughes, Langston


Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Amsterdam, (Privately Printed by Van Krimpen): 1944

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 15505

Keywords: African - American Black Negro Poetry Harlem Renaissance Langston Hughes Paper