Pittsburgh: Jos. Eichbaum & Co, 1888. First Edition. Collection of three previously-published magazine pieces about Pittsburgh history, the first inspired by the legend of the Three Kings of Cologne. The last essay, "Stephen C. Foster, and Negro Minstrelsy," is devoted to the career of the early American minstrel song writer, author of "Oh, Susanna," "Camptown Races," "My Old Kentucky Home," and "Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair." 12mo (18.5cm.); publisher's green blind-ruled cloth, gilt spine, tan endpapers; iv,,185pp. Boards a bit rubbed with small loss of cloth to top edge of upper cover, some soiling, spine darkened, front free endpaper exceedingly fragile with a number of closed tears and shallow losses along edges, short closed tear to top edge of title page not touching text, else contents very good. About Very Good overall. (Inventory #: 31540)
The history, literature, and art of American social movements, including Civil Rights, Feminism, Labor History, Radical Politics, and Counterculture.
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