Elder grace : the nobility of aging / Chester Higgins, Jr. ; foreword by Maya Angelou ; text by Chester Higgins Jr. and Betsy Kissam.
- First Edition
- Boston : Bulfinch Press/Little, Brown and Company, 2000.
127,  pages : portraits ; 26 cm
- Older African Americans -- Portraits -- Exhibitions.
Older people -- United States -- Portraits -- Exhibitions.
Older African Americans -- Conduct of life -- Exhibitions.
Aging -- Quotations, maxims, etc.
Older African Americans -- Biography.
- Place of Publication:
- United States Massachusetts Boston.
- Foreword / Maya Angelou
Introduction / Chester Higgins
In Their Hearts
The Generations of Us
Divine Works in Progress
Until Such Time
- "A Bulfinch Press book."
"This powerful book based on the traveling photographic exhibition of the same name features personal portraits of African-American elders and their thoughts about the experience of aging."--Dustjacket.
"Designed by Jrean Wilcox."
- Local notes:
- Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Banks Collection copy inscribed "To Joanna. May the notion of aging gracefully be ever in your mind with the pictures distributed throughout this book -- Truly your face is one of nobility and elder grace. We love you & I cherish your friendship. Cheryl & Mary. Dec. 2000".
- Penn Provenance:
- Banks, Joanna (donor) (inscription) (Banks Collection copy)
- Penn Chronology:
- Kissam, Betsy, author.
Angelou, Maya, writer of foreword.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
- 0821226878 (hc) :
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