Garden City, NY: Anchor Press/Doubleday, 1978. Illustrated. First Edition. Signed presentation from Ferris on the title page: “For Frances and George, With love, Bill. New Haven, August 4, 1978.” Ferris, who is from the Mississippi Delta, was assistant professor of Afro-American Studies at Yale University and co-director of the Center of Southern Folklore in Memphis, Tennessee. Frances and George Reid lived in the Minneapolis area and George was an arts educator, collector, and scholar. He was a patron of the Schubert Club, Minnesota Museum of American Art, Public Art Saint Paul, among other arts institutions. 8vo., cloth & boards in dust jacket; 226 pages. Item #57305
Very Good (covers nice with minor wear; contents clean & tight); little wear & minor soil (few very tiny chips & short tears) d/j.