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The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman by  Ernest J Gaines - First Edition, First Printing - 1971 - from Parrish Books (SKU: 649)

The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman

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The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman

by Gaines, Ernest J

  • Used
  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Near Fine
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About This Item

Dial Press, 1971. First Edition, First Printing. Near Fine/Near Fine. A wonderful First Printing [so stated] of Ernest Gaines' important book. Near Fine in faux brown leather binding with only the slightest of wear at the corners and "Esther G. Parker, 1971" on the front free endpaper. The Near Fine dustjacket is complete with the original price ($6.95) and has been laminated to preserve it; light wear appears on the dustjacket prior to preservation. A lovely copy.

Synopsis

The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman is a 1971 novel by Ernest J. Gaines. The book was made into an award-winning television movie in 1973. The film holds importance as one of the first films to deal with African-American characters with depth and sympathy. It preceded the ground-breaking television miniseries Roots by four years. The story depicts the struggles of African Americans as seen through the eyes of the narrator, a woman named Jane Pittman.

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Details

Bookseller
Parrish Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
649
Title
The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
Author
Gaines, Ernest J
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Dial Press
Date published
1971

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Parrish Books

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About Parrish Books

Parrish Books is a full-time on-line dealer in fine collectible books in business since 2002. With specialities in signed limited editions and many favorite authors including Ray Bradbury, Richard Bach, Tom Clancy, John Updike, Kurt Vonnegut, Edward Gorey and Maurice Sendak. We specialize in exceptional customer service and quality packaging of all orders.

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