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You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down: Stories (SIGNED) by  Alice Walker - Signed First Edition - Jan 01, 1981 - from Charm City Books (SKU: BS000354C)

You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down: Stories (SIGNED)

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You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down: Stories (SIGNED)

by Walker, Alice

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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HARDCOVER. SIGNED. Hand Signed by the author, Alice Walker, to the Full Title page. First Edition, Later Printing copy. Signed by Alice Walker, on the full title page, in her clear "early readable" script style signature. NOT Inscribed to anyone or by anyone. **Very Scarce To Find A Copy Of This Book Signed, In Any Edition Or Condition!** Brand New condition book with a flawless first state Dust Jacket. First Edition/Later Printing copy with number line "BCE" printed on the copyright page. NOT Remaindered. NOT Inscribed, NOT Ex-library, NOT Book Club Edition, NOT Price clipped ($10.95). Looks like it was never read and only opened to Sign. ***Covered in a removable Mylar plastic cover to protect the dust jacket.*** Book has no flaws. NOT signed on a PUBLISHER tipped-in, or laid in page or bookplate as many books are today! (Note: Publishers are now attempting to pass off books as "Signed" by inserting author signed sheets at the time of printing!). Dust jacket is in Brand new condition. First Edition, Later Printing, hand SIGNED to the full title page by Alice Walker. No inscription; full signature only. Publication date: January 1, 1981. No foxing on the edges. Interior pages are clean and unmarked. Boards are tight. No names, writing, underlining, highlighting, creases, prior owner inscriptions, bookplates, etc. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York, NY, U.S.A., You Can't Keep A Good Woman Down: Stories, Alice Walker, 14 Stories, ISBN 0-15-199754-3, 1981, Octavo, Cloth Spine, Paper-Covered Boards, pp. xii, 170 pages. Stored in a smoke-free environment. FREE USPS tracking and book shipped in a box. ALWAYS wrapped securely for added protection. I may have multiple copies of this book for sale. If I do, all were signed the same day, at the same signing event, at the same time, using the same pen by the author. I use only one listing photo of the signed book page for all the listings, and each signature page, naturally, may be slightly different. ISBN: 978-0151-9975-41. BS000354C.


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Charm City Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down: Stories (SIGNED)
Walker, Alice
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
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First Edition
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich; First Edition edition (1981)
Place of Publication
United States
Date published
Jan 01, 1981
Signed Editions, Signed First Editions, African-American literature, short stories, literary fiction,
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Charm City Books

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About Charm City Books

I sell mostly Modern First Editions. Most of my inventory is Hand Signed First Edition/First Printing Hardcovers. I also carry a collection of Brand New & Like New, Signed and Unsigned Franklin Library & Easton Press Books. I will accept offers on any book I have. If your offer is accepted, you are committed to buy. I will then reduce the price of the item ON THIS SITE so you can purchase the item or book on this site using their check-out...


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