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Our darktown press

Inez Lopez Cohen

Our darktown press

by Inez Lopez Cohen

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Published by D. Appleton and Company in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American wit and humor.

  • Edition Notes

    Illustrated t.-p.

    Statementby Inez Lopez Cohen (Mrs. Octavus Roy Cohen) foreword by Octavus Roy Cohen; decorations by Margaret Freeman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6231.N5 C54
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 79, [1] p.
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6771194M
    LC Control Number32005973
    OCLC/WorldCa4867487

    "Some books educate, some books entertain, Thomas Mullen's Darktown is the rare book that does both." — Huffington Post Award-winning author Thomas Mullen is a "wonderful architect of intersecting plotlines and unexpected answers"(The Washington Post) in this timely and provocative mystery and brilliant exploration of race, law enforcement. One of Slate’s Ten Best Poetry Books of Darktown Follies, Amaud Jamaul Johnson’s daring and surprising new collection of poems, responds to Black Vaudeville, specifically the personal and professional challenges African American variety performers faced in the early twentieth n is fascinated by jokes that aren’t funny — particularly, what it means when humor fails or.

    This book is a crime saga that explores the timely issues of race, law enforcement, and the uneven scales of justice. Darktown is an appropriate name for this novel as the story is a dark reminder of the prejudices that existed in the postwar, pre-civil rights South/5(16). —The New York Times Book Review “Fine Southern storytelling meets hard-boiled crime in a tale that connects an overlooked chapter of history to our own continuing struggles with race today.” —Charles Frazier, bestselling author of Cold Mountain “This page-turner reads like the best of James Ellroy.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review.

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Our darktown press. New York, London, D. Appleton and Co., (OCoLC)   “Some books educate, some books entertain, Thomas Mullen’s Darktown is the rare book that does both.” — Huffington Post Award-winning author Thomas Mullen is a “wonderful architect of intersecting plotlines and unexpected answers”(The Washington Post) in this timely and provocative mystery and brilliant exploration of race, law /5().

OUR DARKTOWN PRESS FIRST EDITON By Inez Lopez Cohen (s Roy Cohen) N.Y.D. Appleton Co. Blue Cloth Cover —Size 5 x7 inch —80pgs Overall good condition. There is writing on first page and it is taped at the seam.

The pages are slightly tan due to age of book. Small tear on the top corner of page 5 & PHOTOSSeller Rating: % positive. Our Darktown Press. Cohen, Inez Lopez. Add to cart $ Enquire about this book. Publisher: Appleton and Company. First American edition. Very good in good only dustwrapper, by Margaret Freeman, missing pieces from the top of the front and rear panel and base of the spine.

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