Item #140945987 Black and White: An Anthology of Washington Verse. Georgia Douglas Johnson, Angelina Grimke, Walter Everette Hawkins, J C. Byars, Courtland Darke Baker.
Black and White: An Anthology of Washington Verse
Black and White: An Anthology of Washington Verse
Black and White: An Anthology of Washington Verse
Black and White: An Anthology of Washington Verse
Black and White: An Anthology of Washington Verse
Black and White: An Anthology of Washington Verse
Black and White: An Anthology of Washington Verse

Black and White: An Anthology of Washington Verse

Washington, D.C. The Crane Press, 1927.

First edition. 96pp. Bound in publisher's half black cloth with pictorial paper boards. Very Good+ with light rubbing to spine ends, soiled and toned edges at covers; corners scuffed and lightly bumped. Female ownership on front free endpaper; typed letter laid-in at front gutter.

A scarce collection of 75 poems by 17 white and African American writers. Includes six poems by Angelina Grimke, author of the antiracist play Rachel and five by Harlem Renaissance poet Georgia Douglas Johnson. Walter Everette Hawkins, a reclusive, freethinking Black author whose style prefigured the Harlem Renaissance, makes an appearance as well. Item #140945987

Price: $600.00