Bigger and Blacker. Octavus Roy COHEN.

Bigger and Blacker. Boston: Little Brown and Co, 1925.

First Edition. Early Hollywood fiction collection concerning African American film-makers and actors of the Midnight Pictures Corporation. "This book deals with the successes and mishaps - mostly the latter- of various members of the Midnight Pictures Corporation, a moving pictures company of Negroes who made such excellent two-reel comic pictures in Birmingham, Alabama, that they were shown in over a hundred first run high grade houses through out the country". Near Fine in Very Good plus dustjacket with mild stain to top spine end and edges, mild staining to verso of top front edge and spine, tape to verso of bottom spine end, and general shelf wear.

Price: $300.00

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