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Stride Toward Freedom

Auction:
3063T
Lot:
1022A
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Discovery - 3063T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 01, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Stride Toward Freedom, by Martin Luther King, Jr., 1958, New York, Harper Brothers, first edition, black cloth spine and blue cloth boards, silver stamping, in chipped dust jacket, with stamp from Veterans Administration Hospital Library, Tuskegee, Alabama, (toning, losses, creases and abrasions to dust jacket).

Note: Dr. King's first book, telling the story of the Montgomery bus boycott that started the American civil rights movement that swept the South in the 1960s.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Martin Luther King , Jr., Jr, 20th century in the United States, African-American civil rights movement, Alabama, Book design, Dust jacket, Montgomery bus boycott, Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story, Tuskegee, Alabama

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