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Johnson, James Weldon [Editor]
The Book of American Negro Spirituals
The Viking Press, New York, 1925. First edition, first printing. Signed and inscribed by James Weldon Johnson on the front free endpaper. Very Good or better, with cloth lightly rubbed at extremities, lightly soiled. Lacking the dust jacket. A nice copy, signed by the Harlem Renaissance figure and civil rights activist, who was a leader of the NAACP, as well as the first African American professor hired at New York University. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]
Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books, ABAA [Portland, OR, U.S.A.]
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