Before the Mayflower: A History of the Negro in America 1619-1966. Lerone Bennett Jr.

Before the Mayflower: A History of the Negro in America 1619-1966

Very Good / Very Good Minus. Item #7238

Chicago: Johnson Publishing Company, Inc., 1962. First Edition. Octavo. 404 pages. Black and white illustrations. Unclipped illustrated dust jacket. Maroon boards stamped in white.

Dust jacket is well worn with chipping and closed tears tracing the edges. General scuffing. Boards are also scuffed and worn at edges. Binding is sound. Some staining to edges of text block. Pages unmarked.

Bennett's enduring work includes sections on ancient Egypt, black soldiers in the American Revolution, and "Black Power in Dixie," covering the years after the Civil War.

Price: $50.00