TUTU, Archbishop Desmond. The Rainbow People of God. South Africa's Victory Over Apartheid. London, Doubleday, 1994.
8vo. Original grey boards; spine lettered in gilt; in the original illustrated dust-wrapper; pp. xvi, 287; with 8 leaves of photographic plates; signed by Desmond Tutu to title-page; pages evenly a little browned; a near-fine copy.
First UK edition. 'The Rainbow People of God is an important and especially timely book which enables us to appreciate the extent to which his persistent voice of reason, compassion and faith contributed towards the struggle to end apartheid during those dark years' (front flap). This text is a collection of key speeches, letters, and sermons delivered by Archbishop Tutu from the 1970s until the 1990s, with his words acting as a beacon of hope. This text is edited by John Allen, and includes a foreword by former President Nelson Mandela.