Boston: Atlantic-Little, Brown, 1969.
First edition. Signed by James Alan McPherson on upper corner of front free endpaper. Late University of Virginia professor David Levin's copy with his name written underneath author signature; he and author were colleagues in the UV English Department. [x], 275 pp. Original cloth-backed boards, spine lettered in gilt. Near Fine with a small faint stain to fore edge, a little dust-soiling to edges, in Very Good unclipped dust jacket with small chips at head and tail, rubbed. A signed association copy of the first book by the first African-American writer to win the Pulitzer Prize. Item #140938467