London and Los Angeles: Western Publishers, 1961. Hardcover. 208p., personal inscription to Mike Thaler signed by the author as "Andy" on f.e.p., very good first edition in cloth boards and unclipped but rubbed dj with 1+ inch triangular chunk and some tape browning to top rear panel. (the handwriting compares favorably to a copy signed in full).
Debut novel of an interracial love affair in the deep South by an African American author/theologian from Georgia. Anti-communist.