Johnson, James Weldon
Title Black Manhattan
Book Condition Very Good+ in Good dj
Edition First Edition
Publisher New York Alfred A. Knopf 1930
Seller ID 14604
(price-clipped) [solid copy, a couple of bumped corners, light spotting/foxing to first few pages; jacket browned (especially at spine), moderate wear and shallow chipping along top edge, bottom 1-1/2" of spine missing, old internal brown-tape repair at rear top foldover]. (illustrated endpapers, B&W plates) A history of African-Americans in New York City, with emphasis on their contributions to the city's cultural life. A major work by this major Harlem Renaissance figure, very uncommon in the dust jacket.
New York City African American Black Americana Dust Jacket Art 1930s