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San Francisco Theatre Research: Minstrelsy (Blackface)

San Francisco Theatre Research: Minstrelsy (Blackface)

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San Francisco Theatre Research: Minstrelsy (Blackface)

by Lawrence Estavan, Editor

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Works Projects Administration, 1939. Softcover. Good. The hard-to-find Volume 13, Minstrelsy, of the notable ca. 1939 WPA San Francisco Theater Research series. This volume presents an extensive history of regional San Francisco minstrelsy from its earliest days. Illustrated with 19 historical photos of performers, some in blackface. Contents include discussions of blackface. Numerous appendices. Scarce. 301 pp. 10 3/4" x 8 3/8". Tight, unmarked copy with light shelf wear and minor loss to bottom right corner of front panel. Light staining along margins of front panel spine and bottom. Photographs of or additional information about this item are available on request. All inquiries answered promptly.

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Works Projects Administration, 1939. Softcover. Good. The hard-to-find Volume 13, Minstrelsy, of the notable ca. 1939 WPA San Francisco Theater Research series. This volume presents an extensive history of regional San Francisco minstrelsy from its earliest days. Illustrated with 19 historical photos of performers, etc. Numerous appendices. Scarce. 301 pp. 10 3/4" x 8 3/8". Tight, unmarked copy with light shelf wear and minor loss to bottom right corner of front panel. Light staining along margins of front panel spine and bottom. Photographs of or additional information about this item are available on request. All inquiries answered promptly.

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Title
San Francisco Theatre Research: Minstrelsy (Blackface)
Author
Lawrence Estavan, Editor
Format/Binding
Softcover
Book Condition
Used - Good
Quantity Available
1
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Works Projects Administration
Date Published
1939
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