"FOR A NEGRO TO BECOME THE CHAMPION HEAVYWEIGHT PUGILIST DEMANDS THAT HE BE SOMETHING MORE THAN THE SUPERIOR HUMAN WITH NATURE'S WEAPONS"
(LOUIS, Joe) VAN EVERY, Edward. Joe Louis. Man and Super-Fighter. New York, 1936.
First edition of this early, simply written biography of one of boxing's greats by a New York Sun columnist, in rare original dust jacket. $1250.