I'll Make Me A World (James Weldon Johnson)

“And God stepped out on space, and He looked around and said: I'm lonely - I'll make me a world.”

“And God stepped out on space, and He looked around and said: I'm lonely - I'll make me a world.”

U.S.A. / 1972

Besides authoring Lift Every Voice and Sing - the poem that became the Black American National Anthem - James Weldon Johnson also published his own, folkloric re-imagination of the Christian Bible's creation story. This rare book includes full color images and illustrations.

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