Quantity: 1 available
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
No signatures. Some foxing to book and dust-jacket. Dust stains to top page edges. 7mm missing at top of dust-jacket spine. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover.; 1947 third printing of a title originally published in 1942. , 124, , [5 (blank)] pages. Black cloth boards with yellow cloth spine. Violet lettering on spine and front board. Page dimensions: 208 x 1432mm. Top page edges dyed orange. Poetry. With illustrations by E. McKnight Kauffer. "This collection of poems on Negro subjects is marked by the engaging qualities - the pervasive feeling for men and women as men and women, the infectious music, the admixture of laughter and tears - that have insured the popularity of Langston Hughes's other books of poems, 'The Weary Blues' and 'Fields of Wonder'." - from dust-jacket blurb.