New York: Harper & Brothers, (1949). Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Duodecimo; pp; (iv), 118, (i), colophon; illustrated with drawings by Peter Burchard; red cloth lettered in black in a pictorial dust jacket. Very good / jacket chipped, spine faded, a good. Item #18740
A tale of a Southern Preacher who trained 12 disparate characters to preach and their 12 sermons, Southern Americana, folklore and a bit of religion. The book is comprised of two short stories and 12 sermons in verse in the style of stories told by Southern African-Americans.