First Edition of Tom Wolfe's Radical Chic and Mau-Mauing the Flak Catchers; Signed by Him and Activist Angela Davis
Radical Chic and Mau-Mauing the Flak Catchers.
Wolfe, Tom (Angela Davis).$1,250.00
Item Number: 85324
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1970.
First edition of the author’s fourth book, regarding the Black Panthers. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by Tom Wolfe and additionally signed by Angela Davis, both on the title page. Angela Davis is a political activist, academic scholar, and author. She emerged as a prominent counterculture activist and radical in the 1960s and had a close relationship with the Black Panther Party through her involvement in the Civil Rights movement. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Milton Glaser.
“Wolfe's genius is that he is fair; he puts the Bernstein part in perspective against the background of New York social history. Read it and weep with laughter" (Houston Post). Named by The National Review as one of the 100 greatest books of the twentieth century.