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BLESSED ARE THE SLEEPY ONES.
Edition: First printing.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida: Ashley Books, (1977) dj. Hardcover first edition - African American's first book - a story of racial conflict in Philadelphia, murder in Washington, D.C. ending with a tense courtroom trial. Cover praise from Ossie Davis who called Jefferson "one damned good storyteller." 308 pp.
Condition: Ex-library with the usual markings, but overall tight and clean in a near fine and unmarked dust jacket.Book ID: 76208More details Price: $16.50
FIRE IN MY BONES
Edition: Later printing.
Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdmans Publishing, 1983. dj. Hardcover - Maynard Jackson described this book as "an honest, definitive account of a black man's struggle to expose and clarify the nature of racism in the United States. Frequently, King is abrasive and scorching. But his motivation... is to seek justice..." Other dustjacket praise from Martin Luther King, Julian Bond and more. Set in Alabama; Gary, Indiana; Atlanta Georgia; etc. ISBN: 0-8028-35708.
Condition: Fine in very good dust jacket (light edgewear to dj.)Book ID: 22062More details Price: $15.00