Felix of the Silent Forest

New York: Poets Press, 1967.

Price: $125.00

Softcover. First edition, wrappered issue. A crease on the rear wrap and a touch of wear to the extremities, near fine in wrappers as issued (there was also a hardbound issue of 25 copies). The author's first book, Inscribed by him to a noted African-American critic and editor: "To Phil: We shall abide the Sphinx. David Henderson. Augusto 1968." Henderson was a founding member of the Society of Umbra, editor of the literary *Umbra* magazine, one of the first literary magazines published by and for black writers, and a founding member of The Black Arts Movement.

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Felix of the Silent Forest. David HENDERSON.