Author:Bond, Julian and Sondra Kathryn Wilson (eds.)

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Lift Every Voice and Sing : A Celebration of the Negro National Anthem

By: Bond, Julian and Sondra Kathryn Wilson (eds.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 14322

ISBN: 0679463151

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 info