Historical Romance of the American Negro

By: Fowler, Charles H.

Price: $250.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good+


Somewhat faded maroon cloth over boards with blindstamped title and design on front and gilt tiles on spine. This copy has wear, aging and soiling. There is one bit of damage about midway down the spine and a small hole on the front spine edge near the bottom. Also, there are faded areas on both front and rear along the edge. Please see scan. The binding, however, has no tears or parting, and the book is square. There is a name and a library sticker on the front pastedown and I have found one interior stamp for Morgan College Library in Baltimore. Morgan began as an African-American college. The front free endpaper, which was blank, is missing but, otherwise the book is complete with all plates present. For all its problems, this very scarce book is in reasonably presentable condition. While this book is technically a historical novel following a fictional Jackson family, it is grounded in Fowler's study of African-American history and seeks to present that history as a counter to the tendency of white histor

Title: Historical Romance of the American Negro

Author Name: Fowler, Charles H.

Categories: African - American,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Baltimore, Press of Thomas & Evans: 1902

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+

Seller ID: 16976

Keywords: African - American Negro Black American History Race Racism Photography Novel Fiction