Step it Down : Games, Plays, Songs, and Stories from the Afro-American Heritage

By: Jones, Bessie, with Bess Lomax Hawes

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233 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Ex-Lib; Hardcover, tan cloth, [xxii] + 233 pages, index, bibliography, discography, about 150 songs, singing games, finger plays, etc, with tunes, lyrics, and instructions. Front endpaper SIGNED by Frankie Quimby, Douglas Quimby, and Bessie Jones 'with Joy'. ; Authentic Gullah (African American) folklore from Georgia Sea Islands. Authored by founder of Sea Island Singers, SIGNED by her and two other members of group. ; Small library sticker on jacket heel. The usual library marks and pocket on endpapers. Tape marks on boards. Otherwise shows little sign of use.

Title: Step it Down : Games, Plays, Songs, and Stories from the Afro-American Heritage

Author Name: Jones, Bessie, with Bess Lomax Hawes

Categories: Music,

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1972

ISBN Number: 0060117834

ISBN Number 13: 9780060117832

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 20160

Keywords: African-americana ; African Americans ; Folk Songs ; Ethnomusicology ; Folk Tales ; Folktales ; Folklore ; Georgia History ; Georgia Sea Islands ; Gullah ; Afro-american ; Black History ;,