a fine copy in original cloth over boards without d.j. as issued. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: New Challege Vol I, No I, Vol I, No II, and ...
Publisher: Negro Universities Press
Publication Date: 1970
Book Description Negro Universities Press, 1970. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Reprint edition of 1934 and 1937 originials. Part of the series "Negro Periodicals in the United States.". Seller Inventory # 8842
Book Description Negro Universities Press, Westport, 1970. Hardcover. Various pagination, hardbound reprint collection of the complete two volumes of the African American literary journal, very good in green cloth boards and gilt. Negro Periodicals in the United States, Series II. The full compendium of Challenge and New Challenge ---described by James Weldon Johnson as a "magazine through which the voices of younger Negro writers may be heard"---offers a tremendous sampler of the emergent African American literature of the depression decade. The first number included pieces by Hughes, Bontemps, Grace Walker, Pauli Murray and Countee Cullen; the last featured Ralph Ellison, Alain Locke, and Margaret Walker. Included are: 1:1-5 and 2:1 & 2. Seller Inventory # 6520