Title The Belles of Blackville. A Negro Minstrel Entertainment for Young Ladies, Concluding with a Specialty Farce Entitled "Patchwork"
Book Condition Good
Edition First edition
Publisher New York Fitzgerald Publishing Corporation (successor to Dick & Fitzgerald) 1897
Seller ID 004974
8vo. 18.5 by 12.5 cm. 20 pp., plus wraps. Meant for amateur productions, with all female casts. With directions on how to put make up on for blackface. An offering from when minstrel shows were at their zenith in terms of popularity. Considerable wear to the wraps. Pencil markings within.