Hampton and Its Students with Fifty Cabin and Plantation Songs. Mrs. M. F. Armstrong, Helen W. Ludlow, Thomas P. Fenner, songs.

Hampton and Its Students with Fifty Cabin and Plantation Songs

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1874. Hardcover. Hampton School was an early school for African Americans in Virginia. Exlibrary with sticker to spine. Original green cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front board. Dampstaining to front cover and bubbling to cloth. Previous owner signature in pen to top of title page. Fold-out frontispiece illustration is present but in two pieces. Includes several other illustrations. Old newspaper article circa 1900 titled "The Negro Problem" by F.P. Dunne pasted down to rear free endpapers. Aricle titled "Echoes of Hampton" pasted down to front endpaper. Pencil notation "Presented to Highland Park College by Rev J.C. Burell August 18, 1884" to front endpaper. Songs include musical scores and lyrics. Occasional soiling to interior and occasional pencil underlining, but clean overall. A good reading copy. 256 pages. AFRAM/031819. Good.

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Price: $25.00