Title Soul on Ice by Eldridge Cleaver. With an Introduction by Maxwell Geismer
Publisher New York Ramparts / McGraw-Hill 1968
Seller ID 20642E
Later printing. Signed and inscribed by the author Eldridge Cleaver: “For Lynn Scarlett, With best wishes for a bright future! Eldridge Cleaver 8/26/85.” Near fine copy with a trace of foxing to the top edge and some minor edge wear in a very good price-clipped dust jacket with a few small chips and tears. A collection of eloquent and powerful essays and open letters written by one of the most prominent leaders of the Black Panther Party, Eldridge Cleaver, while he was in prison. Leroy Eldridge Cleaver (1935 – 1998) was a writer and political activist who helped to craft the black liberation movement and the consciousness of race in the United States and abroad. Soul On Ice was praised by The New York Times Book Review at the time of its publication as "brilliant and revealing."