American Negro Folklore

By: Brewer, J. Mason

Price: $136.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


xix, 386 pp, quarterbound w/yel cloth covered boards w/brown cloth covered spine w/gilt-dark brown lettering, Inscribed and SIGNED by the author on the front pastedown, dj white, brown, and black w/illustrated front panel. The book provides the most complete collection of american Negro folklore ever published. The book is divided into ten parts: tales, the Negro's Religion, songs, personal experiences, superstitions, proverbs, rhymes, riddles, names, and children's rhymes and pastimes. The dj is chipped along the top & bottom edges, prev owner placed two pieces of adh tape across the bottom of the dj spine.

Title: American Negro Folklore

Author Name: Brewer, J. Mason

Illustrator: Lowe, Richard

Categories: History, poetry, Americana,

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Quadrangle Books: 1968

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good-

Type: Book

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Size: Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Seller ID: 038483

Keywords: Black American Negro Folklore Afro-American Tales Songs Rhymes Riddles Superstitions