Mar 21, 2013 - Sale 2308

Sale 2308 - Lot 263

Price Realized: $ 960
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 300 - $ 400
(CIVIL RIGHTS--KLAN.) SIMMONS, W. J. AND WILLIAM JAMES MAHONEY. The Practice of Klanishness * The Ku Klux Klan, Yesterday and Today * Some Ideals of the Ku Klux Klan. Three small booklets, average 8 pages each, Tall 12mo, original wrappers; last item lightly worn. Atkanta, GA, circa 1918

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The first booklet, "The Practice of Klanishness, Imperial Instruction Document No. 1 AK, LII." Is a set of "instructions" for members of the so-called New Klan. The second gives a short history of the "old" Klan from Reconstruction onward and explains how and why the new Klan was formed. The third, and the only one here not written by Wizard Simmons, is a set of Klan principals.