Dawn: a Charleston legend. Dawn Langley Simmons.

Dawn: a Charleston legend

Charleston: Wyrick & Company, 1995. Hardcover. xiii, 191p., foreword, prologue, index, 15p. b&w photo section, very good first edition in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj.

Author claims to have been born a female with androgynous features and raised as a man. At the age of 30, she underwent gender modification surgery and changed her name. She then married a black Charlestonian, the first interracial marriage in South Carolina. They moved to New York to avoid discrimination.

Cat.No: 71927
ISBN: 0941711161

Price: $25.00