THE BLACK BOOK
“The ultimate treasure chest of black experience.” – Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Filled with photographs, newspaper articles, illustrations and more, The Black Book is the encyclopedic story that tells and visualizes the black experience in America from 1619 to the 1940s. Features a foreword and original poem by the late Nobel-Prize winning author Toni Morrison.
- 8” x 11”, 216pp.
Fully bound in genuine leather.
22kt gold deeply inlaid on the "hubbed" spine.
Superbly printed on acid-neutral paper that lasts for generations.
Sewn pages — not just glued like ordinary books.
Handsome moiré and printed endpages and a satin-ribbon page marker.
Gilded page ends.
Printed and bound in the USA. Imported materials.
Rigorous inspection at every stage ensures adherence to our exacting standards.
Superb craftsmanship and commitment to quality.