A Tale of a Walled Town and Other Verses by B. 8266, _____ Penitentiary. Clarence Alexander REA, William Stanley BRAITHWAITE.

A Tale of a Walled Town and Other Verses by B. 8266, _____ Penitentiary. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co., 1921.

First Edition. African-American interest, with introduction by Braithwaite. "This remarkable collection of verses by a long-term prisoner in the one of our large penitentiaries". Uncommon early example of prison verse. Near Fine, ownership signature at front endpaper, in nearly Very Good dustjacket, modest soiling and light stains to panels, chipped at spine ends.

Price: $125.00