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ROOTS by  Alex HALEY - Signed First Edition - 1976 - from Charles Agvent (SKU: 019199)

ROOTS

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ROOTS

by HALEY, Alex

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Fine in Fine slipcase, still in the original shipping box opened only to examine the book, essentially as New
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About This Item

Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in Fine slipcase, still in the original shipping box opened only to examine the book, essentially as New. Copy #377 of 500 bound in full brown leather and SIGNED by the author of this book made into a very influential television series.

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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Details

Bookseller
Charles Agvent US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
019199
Title
ROOTS
Author
HALEY, Alex
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
New Fine in Fine slipcase, still in the original shipping box opened only to examine the book, essentially as New
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Doubleday & Company, Inc.
Place of Publication
Garden City
Date published
1976
Keywords
Signed; Limited; Blacks; Slavery; Television Fiction; Modern Firsts; Alex Haley; Modern First Editions; African-American Literature; African-American History
Bookseller catalogs
Movie Fiction; African-American Literature;

Terms of Sale

Charles Agvent

All books subject to prior sale. Payment with order; institutions may be billed. Postage additional: $11.00 for the first book, $6.00 each thereafter. Overseas postage billed at approximate cost. Pennsylvania residents must add 6% sales tax. Mastercard, Visa, and American Express accepted. We are also open to reasonable payment terms. A book may be returned within 7 days of receipt for any reason provided it is in the same condition as sent and prior notice is given. Please insure returns for their full value.

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Charles Agvent

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This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.com member since: 2003
Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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About Charles Agvent

We carry a diverse and select stock with major specialties including Modern and 19th Century Literary First Editions, Signed Books & Autographs (especially Presidential and Literary), and Limited Editions Club books. We have been in business since 1987 and are proud to be members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA) and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB).

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