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HOMEMADE LOVE

HOMEMADE LOVE

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HOMEMADE LOVE

by Cooper, J. California

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Condition
Fine in near fine dust jacket.
ISBN 10
0312388950
ISBN 13
9780312388959
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1986. Fine in near fine dust jacket.. Inscribed first printing of this American Book Award-winning collection of character-focused short stories by the acclaimed playwright, who turned to fiction at the urging of Alice Walker. In the book, J. California Cooper explicitly credits THE COLOR PURPLE's Alice Walker for encouraging her transition from plays to short stories, thanking Walker in her acknowledgments for "thinking my work good enough to publish my first collection." Scarce inscribed. 8.25'' x 5.25''. Original black boards. Original unclipped ($12.95) color pictorial dust jacket. 176 pages. Inscribed by Cooper to front flyleaf "To Bill / Love, peace to you - / & thank you so / much for liking my work:" dated 1/87. Jacket with mild edgewear. Book with a hint of bumping to spine ends. Tight.

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Bookseller
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Bookseller's Inventory #
48843
Title
HOMEMADE LOVE
Author
Cooper, J. California
Book Condition
Used - Fine in near fine dust jacket.
Quantity Available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0312388950
ISBN 13
9780312388959
Publisher
St. Martin's Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1986
Keywords
20th century,Post-WWII,1980s,US American,African American author,Woman Author

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Inscribed
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