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The Adventures of The Black Girl In Her Search For God by George Bernard Shaw - First Edition - 1933 - from Hopkins Books (SKU: 22-06385)

The Adventures of The Black Girl In Her Search For God

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The Adventures of The Black Girl In Her Search For God

by George Bernard Shaw

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  • hardcover
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First edition hardcover, published by Dodd, Maed, 1933. No dust jacket. Satirical allegory on Religion, about the title character's search for God. Woodcut engravings by John Farleigh. 75 pages, 5-1/4" X 8-1/4". Includes the essay by Shaw in which he writes about Religion and The Bible at the end of the book. Sturdy black cloth covered boards, with the title imprinted on the front cover board and spine in silver. Cover boards are flat, the corners are not bumped or creased, no edge wear. There is a former owner's bookplate on the first flyleaf page - partially removed - about 2" X 3-1/2". No further marks or writing besides that though. Edges of the text block are clean. The binding is tight and square. Not a library discard copy. Attached photo is of the copy we have in our inventory.

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Bookseller
Hopkins Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
22-06385
Title
The Adventures of The Black Girl In Her Search For God
Author
George Bernard Shaw
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket condition
n
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Dodd, Mead
Date Published
1933
Bookseller catalogs
Philosophy;

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We're a small, independent, family run book seller specializing in current fiction and non-fiction, with an emphasis on Art, Art History, History, Memoirs, Travel Memoirs, Signed First Editions, and Literature in Translation.Do you have any questions about our books ? Let us know, we'd love to hear from you! Do you want to see a photo of a book before you order it ? We try to post as many photos as possbiel, but sometimes there will be a item in inventory that does not show a photo here. So feel free to ask for photos, we don't mind at all. We package all of our orders carefully either in a box that has been designed to ship books, or in a padded envelope. We want to make sure you receive your order in the best possible condition!Our preferred shipping method is USPS Media Mail. Recently, the USPS has added tracking to Media Mail , which has been a great addition to this service.If you do choose to have your order shipped "Expedited", my shipping cost may seem higher than expected. Some of our books are large format hardcovers that can cost quite a bit when shipped expedited. So I would like to make sure that I can cover the cost upfront. However, if the actual cost of expedited shipping is less than the charge, I will refund the difference!

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