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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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New York: Dial, 1971. First American Review. Hardcover. Fine/fine. First American Review. Hardcover. Short closed tear junction of heel and front panel of dust jacket, wrinkle on mid lower portion of front panel. Review copy w/materials laid in along w/promotional picture of author.

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
Lyons Fine Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
1491
Title
The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
Author
Gaines, Ernest J
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First American Review
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Dial
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1971

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