IN SEARCH OF COLOR EVERYWHERE, a Collection of African-American Poetry.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Stewatt, Tabori & Chang, 1994. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A lovely book, slightly oversized, illustrated by Terrance Cummings. The poems are arranged thematically, and so in the section on "Freedom" Henry Dumas's "Root Song" is followed by the 19th c poet, Frances E. W. Harper's "The Slave Auction." SIGNED by SEVEN contributors - E. Ethelbert Miller on the title page, Alice Walker and Ntozake Shange on the half title page, and Michelle Clinton, Peter Harris, Al Young and Ishmael Reed at their contributions. Many of the signatures are dated 1994 in the year of publication. Index of title and of authors. ISBN: 1-556703392.
Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (light coffee splash to upper edge of textblock, slightly affecting the interior of the dj and the front pastedown, not affecting the actual text of the book, which is otherwise a tight and sturdy copy) Uncommon with several signatures.