THE LONESOME ROAD. The Story of the Negro's Part in America.
Edition: First printing.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, 1958. dj. Hardcover first edition - A book centering upon great, but little known, African Americans and on their contributions to the United States - among them are Daniel Payne, Sojourner Truth, Paul Robeson, Daniel Hale Williams (first surgeon to perfom successful heart surgery) and others ranging from Thurgood Marshall to DuBois to Joe Louis. A title in the Mainstream of America series, edited by Lewis Gannett. Bibliography, index. 355 pp plus a one page listing of other titles in the series.
Condition: Fine in very good+ dust jacket (light edgewear, original price of 5.75 on dj flap)