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Revolutionary Petunias & Other Poems [Publisher's Complimentary Copy] by  Alice WALKER - Paperback - First Edition - 1973 - from Lorne Bair Rare Books and Biblio.com

Revolutionary Petunias & Other Poems [Publisher's Complimentary Copy]

by WALKER, Alice

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc, 1973. First Edition. Paperback. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author's second collection of poems, simultaneously issued in cloth and wrappers. First Printing, wrappered issue. Octavo (20.25cm); illustrated wrappers; 70pp. Complimentary card to a review from Harcourt's publicity department laid in, with a brief note "At long last! Susan Astor." Mild wear to extremities, with a hint of sunning to spine; Very Good+.




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