[AFRICAN-AMERICANS] HOSHOR, John
God In A Rolls Royce. The Rise of Father Divine - Madman, Menace, or Messiah
New York: Hillman-Curl, 1936. First Edition. Examination of the career of Father Major Jealous Divine (born George Baker), the charismatic Harlem religious leader who claimed to be the living incarnation of God. Octavo. Brown decorative cloth boards, stamped in black and red; 272pp; 6 leaves of photographic plates (halftones). Endpapers lightly foxed; front fly darkened from laid-in clipping; still a tight, Very Good copy, lacking the scarce jacket.