New York: Pageant Press, . First Edition. Slim octavo (20.5cm.); original cloth in blue decorative dust jacketl; ,56pp. Jacket extremities a bit chipped with a few tiny closed tears, the longest approx. 1" at top edge of rear panel not approaching text, some dust-soil else Near Fine in Near Very Good jacket. Poetry collection by the African-American Missouri-born author whose father was a minister of the Moorish Temple of America.