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The Black book

Author: M A Harris; Bill Cosby; Toni Morrison
Publisher: New York : Random House, [1974] ©1974
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Copiously illustrated scrap-book on folk culture of Black people from early days of slavery through the present. Includes photographs, illustrations, advertisements, plans, form documents, sheet music, and more all printed in facsimile.
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Genre/Form: History
Miscellanea
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Harris, M.A., 1908-
Black book.
New York, Random House [1974]
(OCoLC)609357924
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M A Harris; Bill Cosby; Toni Morrison
ISBN: 039448388X 9780394483887 0394706226 9780394706221
OCLC Number: 640804
Notes: With an introduction by Bill Cosby.
Includes uncredited poem by Toni Morrison on jacket flap, who, as senior editor at Random House, created and compiled this book. The 25th anniversary edition (2001) prints the poem as a preface and credits Morrison as the author. In this edition, Toni Morrison's parents Ramah and George Carl Wofford, are credited as contributors--Ken Lopez, bookseller.
Description: 198 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits, plans, music, forms ; 30 cm
Responsibility: [compiled by] Middleton Harris ; with the assistance of Morris Levitt, Roger Furman, Ernest Smith.

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Copiously illustrated scrap-book on folk culture of Black people from early days of slavery through the present. Includes photographs, illustrations, advertisements, plans, form documents, sheet music, and more all printed in facsimile.

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