Footprints of a Dream: the Story of The Church for the Fellowship of all Peoples. Howard THURMAN.

Footprints of a Dream: the Story of The Church for the Fellowship of all Peoples

New York: Harper and Brothers, 1959. First Edition. A lovely association copy, joining two of the leading figures of the Civil Rights movement. Dorothy Height (1912-2010) was the long serving President of the National Council of Negro Women, and has been described by James Farmer as "one of the Big Six of the civil rights movement." Howard Thurman (1899-1981) was founder and pastor of the Church for the Fellowship of all Peoples in San Francisco, a prolific author, and one of the most influential Black theologians of the Civil Rights era. Octavo. Cloth-backed boards; dustjacket; 157pp. INSCRIBED to Dorothy Height on front endpaper, with Thurman's signature on title page. A straight, tight copy in the original unclipped dustwrapper, lightly rubbed and edgeworn, Very Good. No first edition statement, but correct date-code ("H-I", i.e. August, 1959) on verso of title page.

Price: $500.00