The Fastest Bicycle Rider in the World. The Story of a Colored Boy's Indomitable Courage and Success against Great Odds. An Autobiography. Marshall W. "Major" Taylor.

The Fastest Bicycle Rider in the World. The Story of a Colored Boy's Indomitable Courage and Success against Great Odds. An Autobiography.

Worcester, Mass: Wormley Publising Company, [co. 1928].

First edition. Frontispiece portrait and some illustrations in text. 1 vols. 8vo. Original blue cloth titled in gilt. near fine, fresh copy. Scarce Item #238453

The autobiography of one of the first Afro-American athletes to achieve international acclaim in his sport, becoming the world champion in 1899.

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