Nigger Heaven. Carl Van Vechten.

Nigger Heaven

New York: Avon Publishing Co., Inc., 1951. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. Wraps lightly toned, the very start of pulling to the laminate. Firmly bound with toned pages and a slight forward lean. Van Vechten's polarizing novel about life in Harlem during the Harlem Renaissance, advertised on the back as "a dynamic, extremely readable novel [that] tears away the dark clouds of misunderstanding and prejudice and allows the bright sun of honest inquiry and hope to shine on a speedily advancing race that has given the world such men as Booker T. Washington, George W. Carver, Dr. Ralph Bunche, and Jackie Robinson." Very Good. Item #4938

Price: $40.00

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