New York, Albert and Charles Boni: 1924
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Seller ID: 12066
Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Olive covers with black titles and decoration. Book has very light rubbing on edges. . Pages unmarked with a hint of aging. Book is square and securely bound. Jacket is quite attractive but has a closed 1 1/2 inch tear on back and some variable wear and damage on edges and corners. ; B&W Decorations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 210 pages; The author was a collector of African American folklore and music in the New Orleans. There are a few pages showing the music notation and lyrics of Negro music of the time. View More...
Dark blue boards with gilt titles showing light edge, surface and corner wear. Mild interior toning mostly on endpapers. Square and securely bound with very light bowing on board ends. Collection of African-American spiritual including musical arrangements and discussions of each. ; Music Notation; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 178 pages View More...