First Printing (no additional printings noted). 8vo: xii,270pp, including a glossary. Publisher's vivid orange, coarsely woven cloth, spine and upper cover stamped in black; in a pictorial dust jacket, priced $2. A Fine (save for light offsetting and an owner's surname on the front fly leaf) tight, bright, very lightly read copy; in a better than Near Fine, lightly rubbed and dust-soiled jacket. Adams, a white physician, has woven a rich narrative tapestry woven from tales, bits of dialogue, and fragments of sermons and ballads woven that he collected over decades from African American inhabitants of the swamps along the Congaree River in South Carolina, "probabaly the purest present-day survival in America of the African type. Here is the negro of Africa only measurably modified by the influence of white culture." Note: With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition, with dust jackets carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Nigger to Nigger; Character sketches of the ...
Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
Publication Date: 1928
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Charles Scribner's Sons, 1928. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Orange cloth cover shows minor to moderate wear and tear, rubbing and soiling, staining. Description of the book from dust jacket affixed to the front pastedown. Pages show minor soiling, text is intact and unmarred. Seller Inventory # mon0001439018