The prospect before us. Herbert Gold.

The prospect before us

Cleveland: The World Publishing Co., 1954. 266p., very good first edition stated in original gilt-decorated cloth and unclipped dj with a faint color-fade to spine and a tiny chip to rear panel.

Lengthy personal inscription signed by Gold and date-lined year of publication in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, where he was at work on his next novel. Main character Harry Bowers allows a black woman to rent a room in his Cleveland motel and is hounded by whites.

Cat.No: 138012

Price: $20.00