New York: Basic Books, . First Edition, First Printing.
Small Quarto (9 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches; 240 x 165 mm), xxx, 486,  pages.
INSCRIBED by Ishmael Reed on the title page: "For / Brian, / good / wishes. / Ishmael Reed / May 3 2000." Excerpts from Reed's novels, plays, essays, short stories, and poems. With a lengthy introduction by the author. A lovely copy.
CONDITION: Near Fine in a Fine, unclipped dust jacket. Spine ends slightly bumped. Item #1568