By: Greenfield, Mark Steven
Los Angeles, Full Court Press: 2002
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Seller ID: 13624
Condition: Near Fine
Black cloth with with embossed design that is difficult to see in scan. No dustjacket issued. Book is about fine. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 47 pages; Images and essay by Mark Steven Greenfield. Also, essays by Grace Carroll, Merilene M. Murphy and Leonard Simon. Greenfield's art is a combination of photographs and other illustrations of 19th and early 20th century white entertainers in blackface with biting social commentary. The book explores the relationship between black and white cultures during the turn of the 20th century and the true wierdness that typified the deve... View More...