Awakening and Other Poems

By: Davis, Frank Marshall

Price: $100.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine

This is a limited edition (249 copies), miniature book of poems by Frank Marshall Davis. This copy is as new except for the ghost of an old price on the 2nd free endpaper by a former owner/dealer. This book was the last that Davis published during his life. He had been a journalist in Atlanta and Chicago, a union organizer and a Civil Rights activist as well as a poet. He lived for many years in Hawaii and was a friend of Barack Obama's maternal grandfather. In Dreams of my Father, Obama recalled warm memories of Davis. The book measure 2 3/4" by 2 1/4". ; Gilt Design on Front; Miniature Less than 3" tall; Unpaginated pages

Title: Awakening and Other Poems

Author Name: Davis, Frank Marshall

Categories: African - American,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: Skokie, The Black Cat Press: 1978

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 16657

Keywords: African - American Black Negro Poetry Miniature Books