Proud Shoes by Pauli Murray

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Published by Harper & Brothers, 1956. First Edition. Hardback, cloth. 276pp. Light wear to corners else Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket, shallow chips and small closed tears to edges

Murray was a noted civil rights activist who became a lawyer, a women’s rights activist, the first african american woman Episcopal priest, and author.

Biography of Murray’s grandparents, and their struggle with racial prejudice and a poignant portrayal of her hometown of Durham, NC.