[Sheet music]: Who Knows?

New York: M. Witmark & Sons, [circa 1912].

Price: $60.00

Softcover. Later printing. Folio. Two nested bifoliums making eight pages. Some toning, offsetting to the back cover, and light edgewear, else near fine. For voice and piano (key of D). Plate impression "M.W. & Songs 8617-4." Features several one-measure samples of other songs. Paul Laurence Dunbar is an important African American literary figure, remembered in part for writing the lyrics for the landmark musical, *In Dahomey*, which according to historian Gerald Bordman, was "the first full-length musical written and played by blacks to be performed at a major Broadway house."

Item #503142

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Item #503142 [Sheet music]: Who Knows? Paul Laurence DUNBAR, words by, music by Ernest R. Ball.