Lift Every Voice and Sing

By: Johnson, James Weldon; Illustrated by Elizabeth Catlett

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36 pages; 4to (11.5") 30 cm; Tall hardcover, black cloth over spine, blue boards, 36 glossy pages, illustrated with 12 striking full-page b/w and monochrome woodcuts and linocuts of famous African American women and other cultural images. ; ; This is children's picture book of lyrics of Lift Every Voice and Sing (African American National Anthem) by James Weldon Johnson, with music by J. Rosamond Johnson. Music is included in the appendix, including lyrics, tune, and full piano. ; Introduction by Jim Haskins. Lyrics written 1899, copyright 1921. This original illustrated edition published 1993. This is 2nd printing, 1993. ; Library binding with reinforced hinges, as issued. ; No defects to book or jacket, except jacket clipped. Scarce in this condition. ; Item laid in: original promotional wrap-around band for this book.

Title: Lift Every Voice and Sing

Author Name: Johnson, James Weldon; Illustrated by Elizabeth Catlett

Categories: Music,

Edition: Second Printing

Publisher: Walker & Company: 1993

ISBN Number: 0802782515

ISBN Number 13: 9780802782519

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 20244

Keywords: National Anthems ; Black History ; James Weldon Johnson ; Lift Every Voice And Sing ; Children's Picture Books ; Songbooks ;,