Ask your mama : 12 moods for jazz. Langston Hughes.

Ask your mama : 12 moods for jazz

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1961. First edition(stated). Hardcover. Oblong octavo in handsome color backed boards and similar dust jacket; 92 pages ; 19 x 23 cm. Ex-library with usual markings, as well as a few dog-earred pages (prelims, chiefly) but overall very good in a near fine price-clipped jacket. Housed in an archival mylar jacket. Stamp and deaccession stamp of Columbia University Teachers College. A very handsomely produced book in a stunning jacket. book. Item #88964

"Typography, Binding and Jacket Design by Vincent Torre". Contents: Cultural exchange -- Ride, Red, ride -- Shades of pigmeat -- Ode to Dinah -- Blues in stereo -- Horn of plenty -- Gospel cha-cha -- Is it true? -- Ask your mama -- Bird in orbit -- Jazztet muted -- Show fare, please -- Liner notes. || African Americans -- Poetry. Jazz -- Poetry. African Americans. Jazz.

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