James Shepherd Pike. Republicanism and the American Negro, 1850-1882.
Publisher’s review copy and from the personal library of historian Bell Irvin Wiley. Biography of the 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. Very good in publisher’s cloth, in a fair only dustwrapper.