The Lawd Sayin' the Same: Negro Folk Tales of the Creole Country. Hewitt Leonard Ballowe, Donald Joseph, intro.
"Every standard stereotype found within its covers"

The Lawd Sayin' the Same: Negro Folk Tales of the Creole Country

Very Good / Very Good. Item #7623

[Baton Rouge]: Louisiana State University Press, [1947]. First Edition. Octavo; publisher's cloth in grey pictorial dust jacket printed in brown; xvi,254pp.; illus. throughout by Joseph V. Rigsby. Some light shelf wear, shallow chipping at spine crown, rear panel and spine lettering quite toned, contemporary ownership signature to half title verso, else Very Good overall, internally clean and fine.

Unsurprisingly, as one contemporary reviewer notes: "Every standard stereotype and every standard situation are found within its covers" (Randolph Edwards, "Phylon," Vol. 10, no. 1, 1949, p. 91).

Price: $50.00