The Walls Of Jericho

by Rudolph Fisher

The Walls Of Jericho

  • ISBN-13: 9781874509288
  • Author(s): Rudolph Fisher
  • Subject: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)|modern fiction
  • Publisher: The X Press
  • Imprint: The X Press
  • Publication Date: 09-01-1996
  • Format: p/b

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When black lawyer Fred Merrit buys a house in the most exclusive white residential street adjacent to Harlem, he has to hire the toughest removal firm in the area to help him move his belongings past the hostile neighbours. The removal men are Jinx Jenkins and Bubber Brown (comic characters from Fisher's The Conjure Men Dies), so the move is anything but simple. So starts this hilarious satire of jazz age Harlem in which Fisher confronts colour and class prejudice.
About the book

When black lawyer Fred Merrit buys a house in the most exclusive white residential street adjacent to Harlem, he has to hire the toughest removal firm in the area to help him move his belongings past the hostile neighbours. The removal men are Jinx Jenkins and Bubber Brown (comic characters from Fisher's The Conjure Men Dies), so the move is anything but simple. So starts this hilarious satire of jazz age Harlem in which Fisher confronts colour and class prejudice.