TROUBLED ISLAND; An Opera in Three Acts by William Grant Still. Libretto by Langston Hughes.

NY: Leeds Music Corp, 1949. First Edition. 8vo, pp. 38. Bound in little soiled light blue printed wraps. A near fine copy. Inscribed by Hughes: "Especially for | Richard M. Lourie, | Sincerely, |Langston Hughes" Bruccoli, FPAA, 3, 170b; Dickinson 17. Item #52754

William Grant Still (1895-1978), African-American composer, jazz arranger, oboist and conductor, is perhaps best know for his "Afro-American Symphony."

Price: $600.00

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