New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1925. "The poet's first book of collected poems, characterized by their youthful and romantic spirit as well as indicating a concern for black heritage and race in such poems as "Heritage" and "The Shroud of Color" (PERRY 221). One of the most significant collections of poetry to emerge from the Harlem Renaissance. Early printing, with "L-Z" (November, 1925) code on copyright page. Octavo (19.75cm); patterened paper-covered boards and yellow cloth backstrip, with title labels mounted to spine and front cover; xviii,,3-108,pp. Contemporary gift inscription to front endpaper, sunning to spine, with some light external wear and dustiness; contents clean; Very Good or better, lacking the fragile dustjacket.
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