First publication in book form of the American abolitionist and journalist’s only novel, a story of radical Black insurrection originally published serially in The Weekly Anglo-African from November 1961 to May 1962. Introduction by Floyd J. Miller. Boston: Beacon Press, 1970. Olive boards backed with brown cloth; dark brown spine lettering; decorative motif blind-embossed on front panel; in dust jacket. Fine in a fine, unclipped ("$8.50") jacket, with a short closed tear at base of spine panel.