History; African American; These are verbal transcriptions of Negro life in Southern Louisiana in stories, poetry and song through which are interwoven the words and music of Negro songs. Decorations by Edward Larocque Tinker. Previous neatly forepage. (210 pgs.) Orange cloth with black and red decorations to front board and to spine. Light fading spine lettering otherwise a Very Good and tight copy.AUTHOR: R. Emmet Kennedy PUBLISHER: Albert & Charles Boni, NY ISBN: YEAR: 1924 FORMAT: Hardcover EDITION: First Ed.