New York: Oxford University Press, 1988. Hardcover. xxxviii, 379p., hardbound item in dark blue 6.7x4.8 inch cloth boards gilt; mild external signs of handling, faint touches of foxing (or binders-paste migration) to endsheet, entirely sound and otherwise clean, a good copy. Spiritual feminism in the vein of Ntozake Shange, rather than reformist literature, according to the introduction. The Schomburg Library of Nineteenth-century Black Women Writers.