God's Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse

God's Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse

By: James Weldon Johnson; drawings by Aaron Douglas; lettering by C. B. Falls

Price: $750.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good minus


Octavo, 9" tall, 56 pages + 8 illustration plates, black quarter cloth and black cloth fore-corner tips to front cover, gilt titles to spine cloth, black titles on 'gold' boards. A very good minus, generally clean, sturdy hard cover with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the edges, but cover color faded with light soiling at the margins, minor rubbing to the corners but bottom edge of spine cloth split, binding solid, text paper generally clean, with light to moderately yellowing, some pages unopened. In a good minus, edge worn dust jacket with significant soiling and chips at the folds and backstrip, one larger 1/4" chip at the top edge ending in a scuff to the corner of the title and illustration box, with the original price present.

Title: God's Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse

Author Name: James Weldon Johnson; drawings by Aaron Douglas; lettering by C. B. Falls

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition, first printing

Publisher: The Viking Press: NY: 1928

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good minus

Jacket Condition: Good minus

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 57373

Keywords: Poetry, Music, Black Preachers Jazz, Americana, ,