The Black Cat Club; Negro humor & folklore, illustrated by J. K. Bryans. James D. Corrothers, , J. K. Bryans.
The Black Cat Club; Negro humor & folklore, illustrated by J. K. Bryans
The Black Cat Club; Negro humor & folklore, illustrated by J. K. Bryans
The Black Cat Club; Negro humor & folklore, illustrated by J. K. Bryans
The Black Cat Club; Negro humor & folklore, illustrated by J. K. Bryans
The Black Cat Club; Negro humor & folklore, illustrated by J. K. Bryans

The Black Cat Club; Negro humor & folklore, illustrated by J. K. Bryans

New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1902. 264p., preface, 8 full page illustrations and profusely illustrated in text with Bryans humorous silhouettes of cats and "negroes" one of two variant first editions (this with the illustrated cover) bookplate on pastedown (plate message: "Sell your coat and buy a book"), very good in lightly-worn red illustrated cloth.

An African American minister, Corrothers was deeply influenced by Dunbar's work with black dialect, and turned toward short stories and poems as a vehicle of expressing his profound involvement with African Americans of northern rural backgrounds.

Cat.No: 154867

Price: $95.00