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    Elliott Blaine Henderson Humble Folks (Springfield: published by the author, 1909), first edition, 65 pages, 8vo (5.5" x 8"), bound in maroon cloth with gold embossed title features, and inscribed by the author "Complimentary to Chief Richard O'Brien. Best Regards, Elliott Blaine Henderson, Aug. 24th, 1909". Henderson was noted for his Negro dialect poems - "Ax me ef ah knows yo' daddy!". The book is in good condition with some darkening to the cloth of the spine and some staining to the first few pages.

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    October, 2006
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
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