James Shepherd Pike. Republicanism and the American Negro, 1850-1882.


Biography of Radical Republican journalist and diplomat James Shepherd Pike (1811–1882) of Maine. Pike was the author of The Prostrate State: South Carolina under Negro Government (1873), an indictment of Radical Reconstruction.


Description: James Shepherd Pike. Republicanism and the American Negro, 1850-1882.

Durham: Duke University Press, 1957. First Edition. Portrait frontis. 249 pages. 8vo. Publisher’s black cloth and dust jacket. Unusually, a gift inscription from a father to his nine year old daughter in 1965; pale stains to first six pages;  jacket has some small losses, general wear; overall, Very Good.

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Price: $25.00