Folks from Dixie.
Twelve stories, first edition of Dunbar’s first prose collection.
Description: Folks from Dixie.
New York: Dodd, Mead and Co., 1898. First Edition. Rust-brown cloth, stamped in gilt and black, pictorial onlay on upper cover, top-edge gilt. Trade cloth binding signed “GWE” for George Wharton Edwards. Illustrated by E.W. Kemble. Ownership stamp of “T.M. Hequembourg” on front, free endpaper. Some wear at head and tail of spine; spine gilt dulled; very good.
BAL 4921. Wright III:1668. See Brawley, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Poet of His People pp66–68.