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James Weldon Johnson
God's Trombones ~ JAMES WELDON JOHNSON ~ First Edition 1927 ~ Harlem Renaissance
New York: The Viking Press, 1927. God's Trombones Seven Negro Sermons in Verse by James Weldon Johnson Artwork by Aaron Douglas Lettering by C.B. Falls First edition, first printingof a Harlem Renaissance poetry work New York: The Viking Press, 1927. First edition, first printing. [x], 56 pp. Original gilt paper covered boards with black cloth backstrip lettered in gilt. Very Good with some edge wear to covers. Previous owner bookplate to front paste down, pages toned. In a Good dust jacket, tattered and toned heaviest at the spine panel with chips missing. An acclaimed book of poems patterned after African American sermons by the author of Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man. [Attributes: First Edition; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books (burnsiderarebooks) [Portland, Oregon, United States]
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