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BAKER (Freda Josephine McDonald...

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4 rooms. - BAKER (Josephine). Letter signed to the critic André Foy. Paris, 24 November 1930. 1 p. in-4 typed with letterhead printed with initials. "I was deeply touched for what you kindly wrote about me. I'm even a little confused and wonder if I've earned such a beautiful welcome. In any case, dear Sir, I thank you wholeheartedly and ask you to believe that I will try in the future, and with all my strength, to justify your high esteem..." - WILDLIFE (Marcel). Travels and adventures of Josephine Baker. Paris, M. Seheur, 1931. In-16, paperback, used volume. First edition. Illustrations out of and in the text, in colour and in black: drawings by several illustrators including Paul Colin, and photographic portraits. Autograph mention signed by josephine baker, on a photographic portrait of her at the age of five: "Votre Joséphine en bébé café au lait". - WILDLIFE (Marcel). The Memoirs of Josephine Baker. Paris, Éditions Corrêa, 1949. In-16, stapled, volume a little used. Photographic plates out of text. Originally published in 1927. - KORMAN (Murray). Photography. New York,[1936]. Photographic portrait of Josephine Baker, half-naked with cape and jewellery, as she appeared at the Winter Theater in the Ziegfeld Follies magazine. 24 x 19 cm. JOINT: JET. The Weekly Negro News Magazine. Vol. 1, No. 2. Chicago, Johnson publishing Co., November 8, 1951. In-16, paperback. Many illustrations.

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