New York: Random House, 1948. Decorative title Page (blue/black). First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good / Very Good -. Item #L048112
Attractive first edition in jacket. Short tears, slight soiling, rubbing and browning to jacket; previous owner's rubberstamp on front free and rear attached endpapers; slight bumping to lower right corners of few leaves (chiefly to preliminaries); slight internal browning to edges and endpapers. "... a study of murder and the mass mind, of an accused Negro whose guilt or innocence becomes secondary to the larger moral problems of justice itself" (jacket front flyleaf). , 247 pages.