Lost Spirituals

By: Cohen, Lily Young

Price: $165.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Light blue cloth with tipped on B&W illustration and deep brown titles. Light edge and corner wear with some light spotting and/or fading on covers, see scan. Book is square and securely bound, a solid and attractive copy. ; B&W Illustrations; Musical Notation; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 143 pages; Partly written in dialect with a theme dealing with racial relationships, this book is mainly distinguished by 41 plates featuring musical notation and sample lyrics from songs that the author had collected from African-Americans that she knew. There is a whimsical gift insscription on the front pastedown from a music teacher to a student. See second scan. Neale Books 83.

Title: Lost Spirituals

Author Name: Cohen, Lily Young

Illustrator: Illustrated by Kenneth K. Pointer

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Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York, Walter Neale: 1928

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 13114

Keywords: African - American Black Negro American Literatue Novel Fiction South