By: Cook, Will Marion and William Moore
New York, G. Schirmer: 1907
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 15674
Saddle-stitched, pictorial wraps with pale yellow and black tinted image of geese flying with the moon in the background has much edge wears and several tears, a number of which have tape mends. There is a former owner's name (Theda Gschwind) on the front, upper right. Some chipping and tearing on back edge as well as writing in pencil on back. Overall, this copy is in G- condition -- still presentable but with somewhat fragile edges. Will Marion Cook (b. 1869) began as a classical violinist and actually soloed with an orchestra at Carnegie Hall. Racial prejudice forced him to turn to popular ... View More...