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Notes of a Native Son

Notes of a Native Son

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Notes of a Native Son

by Baldwin, James

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London, England: Corgi Books / Transworld Publishers Ltd, 1970. 2nd Edition 2nd Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 149pp. Prev owner name inked on half-title page. Illustrated wrapper is clean, showing light surface scuff, small bumping to top front corner. Binding square and sound, showing very soft creasing, shallow wear to tail. Second Corgi edition, second printing, 1970, stated. Reduced shipping may apply.


Notes of a Native Son is a non-fiction book by James Baldwin. It was Baldwin's first non-fiction book, and was published in 1955. The volume collects ten of Baldwin's essays, which had previously appeared in such magazines as Harper's Magazine, Partisan Review, and The New Leader. The essays mostly tackle issues of race in America and Europe.


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Notes of a Native Son
Baldwin, James
Mass Market Paperback
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2nd Edition 2nd Printing
Corgi Books / Transworld Publishers Ltd
Place of Publication
London, England
Date Published
12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾
Baldwin, James, 1924-1987 NOISBN
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Mass Market
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