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Roots

by HALEY, ALEX

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  • First
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First Edition. One of 500 numbered, signed and specially bound copies. Fine in the publisher’s slipcase. Winner of the Pulitze
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About This Item

Garden City: Doubleday, 1976. First Edition. One of 500 numbered, signed and specially bound copies. Fine in the publisher’s slipcase. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize.

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
Peter L. Stern & Company, Inc. US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
21414J
Title
Roots
Author
HALEY, ALEX
Book condition
Used - First Edition. One of 500 numbered, signed and specially bound copies. Fine in the publisher’s slipcase. Winner of the Pulitze
Publisher
Doubleday
Place of Publication
Garden City
Date published
1976

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Peter L. Stern & Company, Inc.

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About Peter L. Stern & Company, Inc.

With more than 35 years experience in the rare book trade, Peter L. Stern and Co., Inc. has established itself as a highly regarded firm of antiquarian booksellers.

Specializing in 19th and 20th century literature, signed and inscribed books, and manuscripts we maintain a high quality inventory. Our shop is located in the heart of Newton Centre where we are open by chance or appointment

In the long-standing tradition of the rare book trade we continue to mail regular catalogues to our customers. We are easily accessible via the MBTA Green Line's D Branch. We travel widely and attend both international and local book fairs.

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