[AFRICAN-AMERICAN FICTION] GEORGE, Elias John
Boston: Meador, 1942. First Edition. Uncommon novel by an African-American author, dealing directly with themes of racism and nativist fascism. The author's only published work. Uncommon, with only 8 holdings noted in OCLC; not in Hanna. Octavo. Blue pebbled cloth boards, lettered in gilt on spine and front cover; dustjacket; 273pp. Old damp-stains to fore edges of boards, bleeding faintly onto front and rear endpapers; still a tight, VG copy. In the scarce dustwrapper, stained at flap-folds, toned on spine, with a long, closed tear to front panel, just Good.