LOOK AWAY FROM DIXIE. Frank E. Smith.

LOOK AWAY FROM DIXIE

Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1965.

First Edition. An interestingly prescient book by a Mississippi Congressman, who believed it was imperative that the South turn from its “unhealthly preoccupation” with “racist politics” -- and this in 1965! Smith was, in his words, “involuntarily retired” from the House of Representatives in 1962. This copy Signed with a personal inscription to rare book dealer Bob Lurate. There is a light stain at the bottom of the front endpaper and half-title page.

Very Good binding / Very Good+ dust jacket.
Item #265559

Price: $20.00