By: Bond, Julian and Sondra Kathryn Wilson (eds.)
New York, Random House: 2000
Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing
Seller ID: 14322
Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Book is fine except for some light corner bumps. Jacket has only very minor edge and corner wear. The book is a full history of James Weldon Johnson and his brother, Rosamond Johnson's composition, Lift Every Voice and Sing, termed the Negro National Anthem. A personal letter (2 pp.) to Lannie Davis from Heather Booth, Executive Director, at the time, of the NAACP National Voter Fund, is laid in. The letter includes a personal note in Booth's handwriting. Lannie Davis may be the lawyer and political commentator, Lanny Davis, who has worked for various Civil Rights and Democratic causes. I hav... View More...