Rare and First Edition Books from Buckingham Books

Dealer in Rare and First-Edition Books:  Western Americana; Mystery, Detective, and Espionage Fiction

The Word On The Brazos. Negro Preacher Tales From The Brazos  J. Mason Brewer [Dobie, J. Frank]

The Word On The Brazos. Negro Preacher Tales From The Brazos

J. Mason Brewer [Dobie, J. Frank]

First edition. 8vo. Signed by the author on the half title page Decorated red cloth, top edges dyed dark blue, pictorial endpapers, xv [1], 109 pp., acknowledgments, foreword, illustrated. Foreword by J.Frank Dobie. Illustrations by Ralph White, Jr. A delightful collection of Negro "preacher tales" from the Brazos River bottoms of Texas, collected and related by J. Mason Brewer, one of the nation's leading Negro folklorists. Fine, bright, tight copy in fine dust jacket.

Inventory Number: 43491

$200.00