Black Manhattan: the story of the Negro in New York

Black Manhattan: the story of the Negro in New York

By: James Weldon Johnson

Price: $65.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Originally published in 1930. This copy is signed on the flyleaf by music critic Rudi Blesh. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, 284 pages + xxxiv pages, decorative endpapers, red titles and decorative brown chains on gray cloth. A very good, generally clean, original hard cover third printing (stated) with minor shelf wear but a slight tear to the top of the backstrip cloth; binding solid, paper moderately yellowed. In a good minus dust jacket with significant chipping (about 1" x 3") to the top margin of the front panel.

Title: Black Manhattan: the story of the Negro in New York

Author Name: James Weldon Johnson

Categories: Other,

Edition: third printing

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1940

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 55605

Keywords: New York City, History, Black Studies, sociolkogy,