Lost Spirituals

By: Cohen, Lily Young

Price: $50.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


Light blue cloth with tipped on B&W illustration and deep brown titles. Edge and corner wear with loss at top of spine. Streaks on picture on front. General aging and toning on page edges. Book is square and securely bound. ; 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

Categories: African - American,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York, Walter Neale: 1928

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 13142

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