Stepin Fetchit: The Life and Times of Lincoln Perry

By: Mel Watkins

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FIRST EDITION, first printing, with full number line. 8vo. 9 1/2 x 6 3/8 inches. [xii], 338, [2] pp. 14 black-and-white illustrations on plates, notes, index; text clean, unmarked. Paper over boards, dust-jacket; binding square and tight, minor shelf wear. Very Good. The first definitive, full-scale biography of Lincoln Perry, aka Stepbin Fetchit, the first African American movie star. Mel Watkins is a former editor for the New York Times Book Review and is the author of Dancing with Strangers and On the Real Side: A History of African American Comedy.

Title: Stepin Fetchit: The Life and Times of Lincoln Perry

Author Name: Mel Watkins

Categories: Biography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books: 2005

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used: Like New

Jacket Condition: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: MB718-026

Keywords: Mel Watkins, Stepin Fetchit The Life and Times of Lincoln Perry, Biography, American History, African American, Motion Pictures, Actors and Actresses