Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius, 1927. First edition. 32mo, 64 pp, saddle-stapled wraps. Gibbs 1260, in the first noted binding, LBB(2), with date still present on copyright page. Illustrated with a single photograph.
First edition of one of the rarest titles in the Little Blue Book series, an account of the lynching of John Carter and an indictment of lynching in the South written by Marcet Haldeman-Julius, niece of Jane Addams and wife of Emanuel Haldeman-Julius.
Near fine with toning to wraps and pages, and a short light crease to rear wrap. Item #30236