This is My Century: New and Collected Poems. (Signed)
A member of the Chicago Black Renaissance, Margaret Walker (1915–1998) was the first woman to receive a national writing prize (1942) and her novel Jubilee (1966) is considered a key landmark work.
From the collection of Oliver St. Clair Franklin, OBE, Honorary Consul, British Honorary Consulate, Philadelphia. “Inscribed: Best to Oliver Franklin. Sincerely, Margaret Walker. Jackson, Mississippi. May 13, 1991.”
Description: This is My Century: New and Collected Poems. (Signed)
Athens: University of Georgia Press, (1989). Frontispiece, 209pp. 8½ x 5½ inches. Paperback. Small stain slightly affecting back cover and at head of lightly-rubbed spine and gutters of about 12 pages, Good.