"A CLASSIC OF AMERICAN LITERATURE"
BROWN, Claude. Manchild in the Promised Land. New York, 1965.
First edition of Claude Brown's moving 1965 account of his journey out of poverty and crime in Harlem, inscribed by the author: "To Elise & Josh, from Claude Brown," and additionally inscribed directly below by civil rights leader Charles H. King: "Sincerely Charles H. King." $3800.