Boston: The Christopher Publishing House, 1943. Hardcover. xi, 568p. + 58p. plates, hardbound first edition in blue boards gilt-titled. Casing is worn and cocked, with handling soil to spine that has dimmed titling. Cover titling remains bright. Previous owner's signature and address on inside front cover (belonging to Rev. L. C. Siler of Gastonia NC), one pencilled annotation on p. 86, light spotting to foredge, an otherwise good copy of this biography of the founder of Livingston College. Walls later compiled an extensive history of the A.M.E. Zion church.