A visit to the country; paintings by Romare Bearden

New York: Harper & Row, 1989. [25]p., first edition, 8.25 x 10.25 inch clothbacked boards in dj. The African American writer's first book, for children, profusely illustrated with Bearden's watercolors. These watercolor compositions display one instance of Bearden's trademark collage technique, a multihued cow with onlayed rope collar which in the original is a niftily laid-down piece of twine. The only children's book ever done by North Carolina born Romare Beardon.

Cat.No: 22516
ISBN: 0060228490

Price: $15.00