God's Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse (Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin)

4.25 avg rating
( 293 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780140184037: God's Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse (Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin)

A collection of Negro sermons exemplifying the Negro spirit

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

James Weldon Johnson was born in Jacksonville, Florida, in 1871. Among the first to break through the barriers segregating his race, he was educated at Atlanta University and at Columbia and was the first black admitted to the Florida bar. He was also, for a time, a songwriter in New York, American consul in Venezuela and Nicaragua, executive secretary of the NAACP, and professor of creative literature at Fisk University—experiences recorded in his autobiography,Along This Way. Other books by him include Saint Peter Relates an Incident,Black Manhattan, and God's Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse. In addition to his own writing, Johnson was the editor of pioneering anthologies of black American poetry and spirituals. He died in 1938.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

James Weldon Johnson
Published by Penguin Classics (1990)
ISBN 10: 0140184031 ISBN 13: 9780140184037
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Classics, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Aaron Douglas; C. B. Falls (illustrator). book. Bookseller Inventory # M0140184031

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 22.63
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Johnson, James Weldon
Published by Penguin Classics (1990)
ISBN 10: 0140184031 ISBN 13: 9780140184037
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Classics, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110140184031

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 36.42
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Johnson, James Weldon
Published by Penguin Classics
ISBN 10: 0140184031 ISBN 13: 9780140184037
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Classics. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0140184031 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0962177

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds