Lover of the Fancy

Early C20th American culture and dissent

Notes of a Native Son
James Baldwin

£8.99

This collection of essays made Baldwin the spokesperson of his generation. It discusses Harlem in the 1940s, Paris, book reviews and film criticism. Published in 1955, this book is a snapshot of America not long before the civil rights movement came of age.

Paperback, 208pp
Penguin Books, 2017 (1955)
ISBN 9780241334003