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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
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FINE IN A VERY GOOD+ D.J.
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NEW YORK NY: DIAL PRESS (THE). FINE IN A VERY GOOD+ D.J.. PUB 1971. HARDCOVER. SECOND PRINTING, INSCRIBED AND DATED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE . BOOK IS FINE WITHOUT ANY MARKS TO THE BINDING OR THE TEXT OTHER THAN A SMALL ADDRESS STAMP ON THE FRONT FREE ENDPAPER. D.J. HAS A FEW SHORT EDGE TEARS AND A HORIZONTAL TEAR WITH CREASES TO THE SPINE PANEL, AND IS NOT PRICE-CLIPPED. AN EXCELLENT CLEAN, BRIGHT, UNFADED COPY WITH NO REMAINDER MARK. .

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
JOHN LUTSCHAK BOOKS US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
COLLECTI012196I
Title
THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MISS JANE PITTMAN
Author
GAINES, ERNEST J
Format/binding
HARDCOVER
Book condition
Used - FINE IN A VERY GOOD+ D.J.
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
DIAL PRESS (THE)
Place of Publication
NEW YORK NY
Date published
PUB 1971
Keywords
AFRO-AMERICAN LIT, NOVEL, BLACK AUTHOR, SIGNED

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