Singing the Master : The Emergence of African American Culture in the Plantation South: Abrahams, ...

Singing the Master : The Emergence of African American Culture in the Plantation South

Abrahams, Roger D.

Published by Pantheon Books, New York, 1992
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
From The Ridge Books (Calhoun, GA, U.S.A.)

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Book and jackethave only a hint of shelf wear. Beautiful copy. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 341 pages; Signed by Abrahams on ffep, with inscription. Scholarly, but very readable, study of the way African-Americans, first as slaves and later as citizens, developed a distinctive culture in the United States. Abrahams uses the clebratory cornshucking party on Southern plantations as the gateway to understanding cultural development. Author is Professor of Folklore and Folklife at the University of Pennsylvania. ; Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 12891

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Title: Singing the Master : The Emergence of ...

Publisher: Pantheon Books, New York

Publication Date: 1992

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing.

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