The Resource The Black book, [compiled by] Middleton Harris ; with the assistance of Morris Levitt, Roger Furman, Ernest Smith

The Black book, [compiled by] Middleton Harris ; with the assistance of Morris Levitt, Roger Furman, Ernest Smith

Label
The Black book
Title
The Black book
Statement of responsibility
[compiled by] Middleton Harris ; with the assistance of Morris Levitt, Roger Furman, Ernest Smith
Creator
Contributor
Book designer
Compiler
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-1977
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harris, M. A.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.B56 1974
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cosby, Bill
  • Morrison, Toni
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Noirs
Label
The Black book, [compiled by] Middleton Harris ; with the assistance of Morris Levitt, Roger Furman, Ernest Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • 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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9780394706221
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
73005026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps, portraits, plans, music, forms
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00640804
  • (OCoLC)ocm00640804
Label
The Black book, [compiled by] Middleton Harris ; with the assistance of Morris Levitt, Roger Furman, Ernest Smith
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • 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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9780394706221
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
73005026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps, portraits, plans, music, forms
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00640804
  • (OCoLC)ocm00640804

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