Very Good / Very Good. Item #6049
Chicago: Johnson Publishing Company, Inc., 1975. Early printing. Illustrations by Charles White. Signed on title page, "To Carol Joy Smith, / Good luck, / Lerone Bennett / 8/27/93."
Quarto. 356 pages. Illustrated dust jacket over brown boards with gilt lettering. Jacket is chipped along edges with unfortunate tape repairs. Boards lightly shelfworn, with a slight lean to spine. Smith's ownership stamps to top page edge, front free endpaper, and title page. Some underlining in text. Binding is sound.
Carol Joy Smith was Director of the National Advisory Committee on Black Higher Education and Black Colleges and Universities, an early member of the Coalition of 100 Black Women of DC, and was married to activist Julius Hobson until their divorce in 1966.