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CATALOG NO. B93a-2019
Africa's Children

Book - 7" diameter; in slipcase with closure, 7.25" x 7.25" x .62"
Images - 6 gravures from original drawings by the artist, 5 mounted as volvelles; hand-set letterpress text; wax-printed African cloth covers.
Edition of 10

Thomas Parker Williams - Concept, design, illustrations, binding, and printing
Mary Agnes Williams - Concept, text, hand typesetting and printing

Africa's Children is a personal view about music, based on the rhythms of the drum, that evolved from the African diaspora. Blues, Jazz and Funk are American forms; the music of Cuba combines African and Spanish roots.

SEE AFRICA'S CHILDREN - DEXUXE BOOK

Africa' Children open

Book open from front

Africa' Children open

Book open from back

Click on the images for an enlarged view of the work and more information.

Africa's Children cover and case cloth version 1

Africa's Children cover and case cloth version 2

Africa's Children title-page

Africa's Children - Africa

Africa's Children - Blues

Africa's Children - Jazz

Africa's Children - Cuban

Africa's Children - Funk