"Love is the light of the world, my dear"
[AFRICAN AMERICAN, POETRY, AFRICAN AMERICAN VERNACULAR ENGLISH]
DUNBAR, Paul-Laurence. Lyrics of Love and Laughter. New York, Dodd, Mead, and Company, 1903.
FIRST EDITION. (190 x 110 mm) pp. 180. Half title. Frontispiece. Bound in olive green cloth with gold Art Deco motif and title. Bookplate on front pastedown: “No. 316 Library of O.P. Metzger” Several mm tear on top of page from 174- 180, does not affect the text. Overall VERY GOOD.