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Roots by Alex Haley - 1st Edition - 1976 - from J. Mercurio Books, Maps, & Prints (SKU: 002466)

Roots

Roots by Alex Haley - 1st Edition - 1976 - from J. Mercurio Books, Maps, & Prints (SKU: 002466)
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Roots

by Alex Haley

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  • fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Fine /Near Fine
ISBN 10
0385037872
ISBN 13
9780385037877
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Doubleday. Unclipped DJ in archival cover. Stated first edition. . Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1976.

Synopsis

Tracing his ancestry through six generations - slaves and freedmen, farmers and blacksmiths, lawyers and architects - back to Africa, Alex Haley discovered a sixteen-year-old youth, Kunta Kinte. It was this young man, who had been torn from his homeland and in torment and anguish brought to the slave markets of the New World, who held the key to Haley's deep and distant past. Originally published: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1976.

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Bookseller
J. Mercurio Books, Maps, & Prints US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
002466
Title
Roots
Author
Alex Haley
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0385037872
ISBN 13
9780385037877
Publisher
Doubleday
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1976
Pages
688

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About J. Mercurio Books, Maps, & Prints

We are a 50 year old, third generation antiquarian bookshop nestled in the bucolic Hudson Highlands of New York's historic Hudson Valley, less than a mile from a transverse of the Appalachian Trail. While we have strong first edition literature and poetry collections, we specialize in New York, history, and Americana. We are a proud member of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA).

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