Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1949. Hardcover. 366p., hardbound first edition in boards and partial dust jacket. Casing is mildly edgeworn, textblock has a touch of foxing to foredge and endsheets, dj has a huge chunk missing from rear panel causing chin-loss to author's portrait, general wear to dj margins. Novel of the slave trade by a European American author.