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cover of The Underground Railroad

The Underground Railroad

by Whitehead, Colson

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2016
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780385542364
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$20.00

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New York: Doubleday , 2016. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. The author's National Book and Pulitzer Prize winning book. First Edition stated with full number line 1-10. In black boards, cream spine and black type.Clean interior and tight binding - appears unread. Jacket is unclipped with light wear and a moisture stain to inside of jacket… Read more
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$20.00
cover of The Underground Railroad

The Underground Railroad

by Whitehead, Colson

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2016
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780385542364
Item Price
$120.00

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New York: Doubleday , 2016. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good . The author's National Book and Pulitzer Prize winning book. First Edition stated with full number line 1-10. Signed by author to publisher's tipped in page after ffep. In black boards and ivory spine with black type. Ding to bottom of front board near corner… Read more
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$120.00
cover of Giovanni's Room

Giovanni's Room

by Baldwin, James

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1956
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
Item Price
$800.00

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New York : The Dial Press, 1956. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Good/Fair. One of the classics of gay literature. The scarce First US Edition/First Printing with same date on copyright and title page. In pale green marble patterned boards and black spine cloth with silver type.Three of four corners dinged/split with a little wear at fourth. Some… Read more
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$800.00
cover of Giovanni's Room

Giovanni's Room

by Baldwin, James

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1962
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition Thus/5th Printing
Item Price
$30.00

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New York : Apollo Editions/Dial Press, 1962. First Edition Thus/5th Printing. Paperback.. Fair/N/A. One of the classics of gay literature. An early printing of the first trade paperback edition with same cover as the hardcover edition. A well worn copy with creasing at spine and corners, edgewear, scuffing and some stains to top of of panels near spine… Read more
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$30.00
cover of White Teeth

White Teeth

by Smith, Zadie

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2000
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780375501852
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$20.00

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New York: Random House, 2000. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Good/Near Fine. Authors acclaimed debut novel. First Edition stated with correct number sequence. In beige boards with silver type. Dings to top front corner and top of front board. Some holes/paper loss to top edges of boards and spine likely from silverfish. Book is otherwise in great shape… Read more
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cover of Zone One

Zone One

by Colson Whitehead

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2011
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780385528078
Item Price
$40.00

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New York: Doubleday , 2011. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. By the author of the acclaimed Underground Railroad which won the Pulitzer and National Book Awards. First Editon stated with full number line 10-1. In black boards with silver type and wear to spine ends. Jacket is unclipped with a little wear to spine ends.… Read more
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$40.00
cover of Giovanni's Room

Giovanni's Room

by Baldwin, James

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus/5th Printing
Item Price
$50.00

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New York : Apollo Editions/Dial Press, 1962. First Edition Thus/5th Printing. Paperback.. Very Good/N/A. One of the classics of gay literature. An early printing of the first trade paperback edition with same cover as the hardcover edition. A relatively square copy with no spine crease, but crease to front cover alongside spine. A little wear to edges, spine… Read more
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$50.00
cover of The Color Purple

The Color Purple

by Walker, Alice

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/3rd Printing
ISBN
9780151191536
Item Price
$180.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1982. First US Edition/3rd Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. A very nice copy of the third Printing of the author's highly acclaimed novel beginning with the letter C on copyright page. In ivory boards with purple spine cloth and silver type. Some loss to silver pigment of spine type as perhaps read without… Read more
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$180.00
cover of Giovanni's Room

Giovanni's Room

by Baldwin, James

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus/5th Printing
Item Price
$50.00

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New York : Apollo Editions/Dial Press, 1962. First Edition Thus/5th Printing. Paperback.. Fair/N/A. One of the classics of gay literature. An early printing of the first trade paperback edition with same cover as the hardcover edition. Vertical crease to spine with associated creasing onto front cover. A little wear to edges, spine ends and corners which are not… Read more
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$50.00
cover of Giovanni's Room

Giovanni's Room

by Baldwin, James

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1956
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus/First Printing
Item Price
$100.00

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New York : Apollo Editions/Dial Press, 1956. First Edition Thus/First Printing. Paperback.. Very Good/N/A. One of the classics of gay literature. First Trade Paperback Edition with same cover as the hardcover edition. A nice square copy with no spine creases and minimal edgewear. Some smudges to rear cover and tiny nick to front cover. $1.75 cover price.
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$100.00
cover of The Intuitionist

The Intuitionist

by Whitehead, Colson

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1999
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780385492997
Item Price
$80.00

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New York: Anchor books/Doubleday, 1999. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Good/Good. Inscribed by author.. Author's impressive debut novel.Inscribed by author to page following title page. First Edition stated with full number line down to and including 1. In grey boards with black spine and silver foil. Some wear to spine ends and small moisture stain to bottom of… Read more
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$80.00
cover of The Intuitionist

The Intuitionist

by Whitehead, Colson

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
Book Club Edition
ISBN
9780385492997
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: Anchor books/Doubleday, 1999. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Author's impressive debut novel. In grey boards with black spine and silver gilt to spine. Little Free Library stamp to page following copyright, otherwise, sharp corners, clean interior and tight binding. Jacket is unclipped with light wear and no price.
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cover of Beloved

Beloved

by Morrison, Toni

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1987
Condition
Fair
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780394535975
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1987. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Fair/Very Good. First Edition stated. In linen cloth with silver foil to illustration on front board and type on spine. Rubbing to bottom corners and small remainder mark to top page ends. Jacket is unclipped ($18.95) with edgewear/scuffing, chip to top rear corner and pale moisture stain… Read more
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$25.00
cover of The Color Purple

The Color Purple

by Walker, Alice

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1982
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780151191536
Item Price
$180.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1982. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Good /Fair. A First Printing of the author's highly acclaimed novel with First Edition stated and with correct letter sequence BCDE on copyright page. In ivory boards with purple spine cloth and silver type(a little dulled). Corners still pretty sharp, though all dinged and/or split. Some… Read more
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$180.00
cover of You Can't Keep A Good Woman Down

You Can't Keep A Good Woman Down

by Walker, Alice

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1981
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780151997541
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1981. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. First Editon stated with correct letter sequence for this publisher and date. In mauve boards, ivory cloth to spine and gilt. Foxing to page ends and a few spots to spine cloth as well mostly at ends. Jacket is unclipped ($10.95) and glossy with fading… Read more
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$25.00
cover of Every Day is for the Thief

Every Day is for the Thief

by Cole, Teju

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2014
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780812995787
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: Random House, 2014. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Signed by author.. First US Edition stated with full number line 9-1. A beautiful copy with white boards and red foil type to spine. Signed by author on title page. Unclipped jacket has slight fading to spine.
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cover of The Stone Sky

The Stone Sky

by Jemisin, N. K.

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2017
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780316229241
Item Price
$50.00

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New York: Orbit, 2017. First US Edition/First Printing. Paperback. Very Good/N/A. The third book in the magnificent Broken Earth trilogy. The true First Edition (stated) with full number line 10-1. A beautiful copy that appears unread with just some creasing to bottom front corner.
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cover of The Color Purple

The Color Purple

by Walker, Alice

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/2nd Printing
ISBN
9780151191536
Item Price
$200.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1982. First US Edition/2nd Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Second Printing of the author's highly acclaimed novel with printing sequence 'BCDE' on copyright page and no statement of edition. In ivory boards with purple spine cloth and silver type. Vertical crease to spine which is very slightly cocked. Some small stains to bottom… Read more
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$200.00
cover of If Beale Street Could Talk

If Beale Street Could Talk

by Baldwin, James

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1974
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780803741690
Item Price
$200.00

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New York: The Dial Press, 1974. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. First Printing stated of the author's magnificent novel. In orange cloth with gilt titling to spine. Top page ends tinted yellow. Spine slightly cocked. An ex-library with minimal markings: Tape shadows to tops and bottoms of boards and free endpapers; sticker shadow, a couple very… Read more
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$200.00
cover of The Water Dancer

The Water Dancer

by Coates, Ta-Nehisi

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2019
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/1st Printing
ISBN
9780399590597
Item Price
$12.00

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New York: One World, 2019. First US Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition stated and full number line down to and including 1. In blue boards with black spine. Small split to bottom of spine, otherwise in great shape. Jacket is unclipped with with slight ripple to top of front panel and some wear at corners… Read more
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$12.00