Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by One Author
Size: 8vo; 191,  pages
Publisher: New York: The MacMillan Company, 1970.
A Very Good+ first printing of the first edition in alike, lightly tanned dust-jacket, the first couple of pages showing creases. Signed, dated and inscribed to a Virgina collector by author Nikki Giovanni on page 141, the beginning of her contribution, "The Library". Prior owner's name to front fly-leaf and top page block.
Arnold Adoff's collection of twenty stories by Black American writers spanning a period of over forty years. It begins with the writing of Langston Hughes and Richard Wright and includes Nikki Giovanni and John A. Williams whose stories in this volume had not been published before.