William Edward Burghardt Du Bois

The Souls of Black Folk

originally published:
Chicago : A.C. McClurg & Co.
April 1903

We offered this copy of the first edition, inscribed a few days after publication, in our Catalog 69.


  • Blockson101(1903)
  • Library of Congress 88 Books That Shaped America(1903)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 2/23/1868
died: 8/27/1963
born as: William Edward Burghardt Du Bois

American sociologist, the most important black protest leader in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. He helped create the National ASsociation for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in 1909 and edited The Crisis, its magazine, from 1910 to 1934. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature

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