Jun 16, 2022 - Sale 2609

Sale 2609 - Lot 61

Price Realized: $ 531
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
INSCRIBED TO PERFORMER OF BESS IN 1942 PRODUCTION OF "PORGY AND BESS" (CIVIL RIGHTS--KING JR., MARTIN LUTHER.) KING, CORETTA SCOTT. My Life with Martin Luther King, Jr. Signed and Inscribed to actress and vocalist Etta Moten Barnett, on the front free endpaper. 4to, publisher's cloth, some dampstaining at foot of spine, minor fading to gilt titling on spine; Barnett's bookplate on front pastedown; dust jacket, minor scattered soiling and abrasions. First edition. New York, (1969); inscription: Np, circa 1969

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"For Etta Moten Barnett with deepest appreciation for your dedicated service to all mankind which has greatly advanced the causes of justice, equality, brotherhood and peace. And with warm personal regards."