Washington DC: The Associated Publishers, Inc., 1941. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 6 1/8 X 9 1/8 Inches. 306 PP. Very Good. Item #1323
Signed and inscribed by Taylor directly on the ffep. Signed, "To Rev. John L. Coleman, with the best wishes of Alrutheus A. Taylor. June 24, 1941." Original publisher green cloth binding with black title stamping to spine and front cover. Taylor was a widely known African-American historian who authored several books on blacks in post Civil War America. He was also a noted teacher at Tuskegee University. A rare signature. Signed in the year of publication. A bit of toning to endpapers. A very clean copy overall.