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by Jones, Gayl

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dj

New York:: Random House,, 1975.. First edition. Quarter Cloth. Near Fine in Near Fine dj. 8vo. 185 pp. Spine and edges of jacket browned and darkened, some rubbing to jacket. Light edgewear to covers, moderate soil to top edge of pages. A Black woman trying to come to terms with womanhood in a haunted world.

Gayl Jones  was born in Kentucky in 1949. She attended Connecticut College and Brown University; she has taught at Wellesley and the University of Michigan. Her books include  Corregidora, Eva's Man, White Rat, Song for Anninho,  and  Liberating Voices: Oral Tradition in African American Literature .

  • Bookseller: Cellar Stories Bookstore US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 39027
  • Title: Corregidora.
  • Author: Jones, Gayl
  • Format/binding: Quarter Cloth
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine in Near Fine dj
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Random House,
  • Place: New York:
  • Date published: 1975.
  • Keywords: Fiction Literature


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