[Program for Memorial Service]: James Arthur Baldwin 1924-1987 [with] Unity. January 18, 1988

New York: (Pantane Press), 1987.

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One card leaf folded to make six pages. Illustrated. Small stain on first page, else near fine. Contains Baraka's printed eulogy for Baldwin, "Jimmy." Signed by Baraka, his own copy, in an envelope hand captioned by him "James Baldwin." Also delivering tributes at the service were Toni Morrison and Maya Angelou, with a performance by Odetta. [With] An issue of the tabloid newspaper Unity that contains the first public appearance of the eulogy; once again Baraka's copy, and Signed by him. Folded as issued, slight wear, near fine. OCLC locates two copies of the program.

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[Program for Memorial Service]: James Arthur Baldwin 1924-1987 [with] Unity. January 18, 1988. Amiri BARAKA, LeRoi Jones., James Baldwin.