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Fishbelly (The Long Dream)

Fishbelly (The Long Dream)

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Fishbelly (The Long Dream)

by Wright Richard

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Paris: Julliard, 1960. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine Condition. With an interview and a portrait of Wright. One of 30 copies on Marais, this number 27. Faint wear to edges, in original glassine wrapper. Uncut. Wright lived in Paris from 1946 until his death in late 1960 - he became a French citizen in 1947.

Published as The Long Dream in 1958, it is often viewed as the final book in the Native Son, Black Boy sequence. It traces the life of Fishbelly, the son of a Mississippi mortician in the Jim Crow South. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Fiction; Inventory No: 042252.


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Fishbelly (The Long Dream)
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For years an open shop in the Boston neighborhoods of Roslindale and West Roxbury, now by appointment only and back in Roslindale. We carry a range of rare and out of print books with strengths in literature, cookery and early printing. We are members of the ABAA and ILAB.


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Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...
Glassine Wrapper
A thin, partially transparent or translucent paper covering often used ...
First Edition
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