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Blacks

by Brooks, Gwendolyn

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  • Hardcover
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About This Item

Chicago: The David Company, 1987 First printing of the first edition. Signed and inscribed (and dated in year of publication) by Gwendolyn Brooks directly on the half-title page: "For Edward D'Alessandro, / with gratitude for your / interest in my work, / Sincerely / Gwendolyn Brooks, / April 19, 1987." Book with light shelf rubbing to bottom edge of boards and a shallow crimp to foot of spine, else in fine condition; dust jacket with a closed tear and crease to bottom front spine fold, a couple tiny closed tears, a tiny chip to upper front fold, light creasing and wear to corners and spine ends, and a faint vertical crease above title of front cover, else fine.

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Bookseller
Idler Fine Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
022829
Title
Blacks
Author
Brooks, Gwendolyn
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Quantity Available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Publisher
The David Company
Place of Publication
Chicago
Date Published
1987
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
Poetry, Pulitzer Prize, Afro-American, African-American, Black Literature, Women Writers, Chicago.

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Fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...
Inscribed
When a book is described as being inscribed, it indicates that a short note written by the author or a previous owner has been...
Jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...
Spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....
Rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.

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