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Her Blue Body Everything We Know by  Alice Walker - First Edition - Apr 01, 1991 - from Charm City Books and

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Her Blue Body Everything We Know

by Walker, Alice

Condition: Fine

Apr 01, 1991. Fine. HARDBACK. Hand Signed by the author, Alice Walker, to the Half Title page in her earlier flourish style signature. FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING copy. NOT Inscribed to anyone or by anyone. Absolutely Brand New condition book with a flawless first state Dust Jacket. First Edition/First Printing copy with number line "ABCDE" and "First Edition" printed on the copyright page. NOT Remaindered. NOT Inscribed, NOT Ex-library, NOT Book Club Edition, NOT Price clipped ($24.95). Looks like it was never read and only opened to Sign. ***Covered in a removable Mylar plastic cover to protect the dust jacket.*** Book has no flaws. NOT signed on a PUBLISHER tipped-in, or laid in page or bookplate as many books are today! (Note: Publishers are now attempting to pass off books as "Signed" by inserting author signed sheets at the time of printing!). Dust jacket is in brand new condition. First Edition, First Printing, hand SIGNED to the full title page by Alice Walker. No inscription; full signature only. Publication date: April 15, 1991. No foxing on the edges. Interior pages are white, clean, and unmarked. Boards are tight. No names, writing, underlining, highlighting, creases, prior owner inscriptions, bookplates, etc. Alice Walker won the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award for her novel The Color Purple. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers, New York, NY, Her Blue Body Everything We Know, Alice Walker, 1991, Hard Cover, 466 pages. FREE USPS tracking and book shipped in a box. ALWAYS wrapped securely for added protection. I may have multiple copies of this book for sale. If I do, all were signed the same day, at the same signing event, at the same time, using the same pen by the author. I use only one listing photo of the signed book page for all the listings, and each signature page, naturally, may be slightly different. I welcome any questions you might have. BS000356.


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