“STRUGGLE IS A NEVER ENDING PROCESS. FREEDOM IS NEVER REALLY WON, YOU EARN IT AND WIN IT IN EVERY GENERATION”: FIRST EDITION OF MY LIFE WITH MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.; Warmly Inscribed by Coretta Scott King To Close Friends
My Life with Martin Luther King, Jr.
King, Coretta Scott.$750.00
Item Number: 55044
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1969.
First edition of Coretta Scott King’s autobiography, which recounts the history of the Civil Rights Movement and offers an inside look at Dr. King, his sermons and speeches. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated. Lengthily inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, “To Marian and Arthur Logan With love and appreciation for your concern, support and dedication to the cause of justice, human decency and equality for all people Coretta Scott King.” The recipients were close friends of Dr. Martin and Coretta Scott King. From the library of South African curator and art collector Warren Siebrits, with his William Kentridge designed bookplate on the half-title page. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Robert Reed.
My Life with Martin Luther King, Jr. is a personal, inspirational account of the history of the Civil Rights Movement. The book describes the author's relationship with Martin Luther King, Jr., detailing their marriage, the events of the 1960s, and King's tragic assassination.