New York: Warner Books, 1988. First Edition. First printing. Large octavo; cloth-backed boards (hardcover); dustjacket; 193pp; illus. Tight, Near Fine copy in slightly creased and edge-rubbed dustwrapper, unclipped (priced $29.95 on front flap), Very Good or better. First volume in Ashe's three-volume series on the history of African-Americans in sport.