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Katherine Dunham by  Ruth. Foreword By Arthur Mitchell Beckford - Hardcover - 2nd Printing - 1979 - from Cinemage Books (SKU: 008875)

Katherine Dunham

Katherine Dunham by  Ruth. Foreword By Arthur Mitchell Beckford - Hardcover - 2nd Printing - 1979 - from Cinemage Books (SKU: 008875)
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Katherine Dunham

by Beckford, Ruth. Foreword By Arthur Mitchell

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New York: Marcel Dekker , 1979. Uncommon bio. of the recently deceased African American dancer and choreographer. Includes her stage and film credits and 27 photos. Light tonning to the last few pgs. due to newspaper clipping which is also included along with her New York Times Obit. Fine/fine. Also included is a wonderful rare large 8pg. program for a dance concert Dunham gave in Sweden in 1959. The program is printed in red and black and is illustrated with a nice portrait of Duhnam inside. The program also features a b&w caricature cutout cover of Dunham that some may think racist in its depiction. Small mend to the cutout and light wear to the back cover. Vg. . Also included is is a nice blue tinted flyer for her dance concert that was held at the Windsor Theatre in New York City most likely in the late 30's or early 40's. Illustrated with a nice portrait of her and critical blurbs on the verso. Sold as a collection only. 2nd Printing. Cloth with Dustjacket.


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Cinemage Books US (US)
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Katherine Dunham
Beckford, Ruth. Foreword By Arthur Mitchell
Book condition
2nd Printing
Marcel Dekker
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
Dancers African Americans Choreographers Biographers Performers african Dances
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African American; Dance;

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I accept Visa, Mastercard & Discover Credit cards, checks and money orders made payable to IRA JOEL HABER SHIPPING: POSTAGE USA. Please add $6.50 for 1st book ordered. This fee includes priority mail and insurance. Please add $1.50 for 2nd & 3rd book ordered and .50 for each additional title. I can also ship books via media mail for $4.50 which would also include insurance, but please be aware that media mail is slow. NEW YORK STATE RESIDENTS: please add 8.625% sales tax to the total amount of the book + postage. OUTSIDE THE USA. $25.00 for airmail. Global Priority to most countries is available for $10.00 & up, but does not include insurance. Please inquire about surface mail fees. NO FOREIGN CHECKS OR MONEY ORDERS ACCEPTED Books may be returned within a reasonable period of time and should be mailed and packed as received for a full refund. Postage USA: PlEAS

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About Cinemage Books

I sell fine, rare and out of print film books, film posters, stills and other film memorabilia. Also books in animation, Disney, photograph gay and African American material, graphic design, fiction, detective and mysteries, screenplays and much more.


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