This hardcover book is bound in cardboard covered with brown synthetic material with gold lettering. On the cover, within a gold edged border is text that reads "THE HOME-/STEADER /Oscar/ Micheaux." The spine has gold text that reads at top "THE /HOME-STEADER /MICHEAUX." At bottom, under two gold lines are the words "Western/ Book Supply/ Company." Inside, it has an inscribed frontispiece that reads "Myalle A. Williams/ April-1-1918- WJ Williams."