New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, 1949. Hardcover. 320p., first edition, shelfworn in a dj with abrasions and several small chips.
Bone describes this first novel by the African American writer as "Not far behind [Chester Himes' IF HE HOLLERS ...] in its tone of torment ... a novel of passing which makes use of the tragic mulatto stereotype." - p. 159.