|Country United States|
Publication date 1931
Originally published 1931
Illustrator J. J. Lankes
Pages 225 pp
|Media type Print (Hardback & Paperback)|
Novels John Henry Days, The Unvanquished, Blood Promise, Windswept House: A Vatican N, Kiln People
John Henry is a 1931 novel by Roark Bradford and illustrated by woodcut artist J. J. Lankes, based on the African-American folk hero of the same name. It was made into a Broadway play and later a musical featuring Paul Robeson in the title role and Ruby Elzy as Julie Anne.