Hampton Virginia: Hampton Institute Press, 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Item #1639
First edition. 9 3/8” x 6 ¼”. Blue cloth, gilt. Xxvii, 236, ii, XIII pp. Near fine: minimal wear, gilt bright, corners with tiny bumps, infinitesimal patch of white paint on rear board, faint owner stamp of music publisher Theodore Presser on ffep. A collection of African American songs, with music and lyrics, as sung by students at Hampton Institute which was one of the early and prominent players in the Jubilee movement which began around 50 years earlier. ? This item is offered by Langdon Manor Books, LLC, antiquarian booksellers. Please do not hesitate to contact us for additional information and/or photos and we will respond promptly. We package our items carefully, ship daily, and have a no hassle returns policy--your satisfaction is guaranteed. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA) , the International League of Antiquarian Booksllers (ILAB) and the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA) and adhere to their rules of ethics.