Ain't Supposed to Die a Natural Death

New York: Bantam Books, 1973. No. R7678. First Edition, a paperback original. Melvin Van Peebles' copy, with his name, company name ("Y.E.A.H., Inc."), address, and phone number in holograph ink on the inside front wrapper.

Contains the script and lyrics for Van Peebles' Broadway play, a series of 19 politically outspoken, darkly comic, and sexually charged musical monologues that explore the negative aspects of African-American street life and the ghetto experience. With 16 pages of photographs from the original production.

Near Fine in wrappers.

[Book #139144]

Price: $875.00