New York: Crown, 1940. Hardcover. vii, 259p. First edition. Slight wear to edges of navy blue cloth covered boards and across top rear board. Pages a bit browned and dusty. Jacket shows tears, creasing and wear to all edges and folds. Great art-deco style front cover illustration.
Work, a professor at Fisk University, provides a 46-page introductory typology to the songs.