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The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman by  Ernest J Gaines - Signed First Edition - 1971 - from Bren-Books.com (SKU: 6658)

The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman

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The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman

by Gaines, Ernest J

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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New York NY: The Dial Press, 1971. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). First Edition. 1971 Dial Press FIRST Edition stated FIRST printing with a **SIGNED & INSCRIBED** Card pasted on the half-title page. A terrific copy in VG+/VG+ condition. The HB is very clean and umarked throughout save for a piece missing from the rear beige endpaper. The DJ is not price clipped and has minor wear at the spine ends and corners. **Brenbooks specializes in first edition books made into films..

Synopsis

The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman is a 1971 novel by Ernest J. Gaines. The book was made into an award-winning television movie in 1973. The film holds importance as one of the first films to deal with African-American characters with depth and sympathy. It preceded the ground-breaking television miniseries Roots by four years. The story depicts the struggles of African Americans as seen through the eyes of the narrator, a woman named Jane Pittman.

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Bookseller
Bren-Books.com US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
6658
Title
The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
Author
Gaines, Ernest J
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Dial Press
Place of Publication
New York NY
Date published
1971
Keywords
Book Into Film

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Bren-Books.Com specializes in first edition books specializing in Classic fiction, books made into films and mysteries. We also carry many SIGNED books both in fiction & non-fiction.

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