London: Michael Joseph, 1971. First UK Edition. Hardcover : pp.  [1-2] 3-256 : Dark olive cloth covered boards : Spine lettered in argent : Unclipped black dust jacket with lettering in blue, orange and white.
Top edge fox marked but clean throughout : Bottom board has small dent at tail : Inside dust jacket toned and pushed at head of spine. Very good / good. Item #1684
James Baldwin was an American novelist, playwright, essayist, poet and activist. Margaret Mead was a renowned anthropologist and author. A Rap on Race consisits of transcriptions of conversations between the two of them. Maria Popova calls the book "A remarkable and prescient piece of the cultural record."