Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou - Paperback - Reprint - 1983-04-01 - from Ergodebooks (SKU: DADAX0553279378)

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou - Paperback - Reprint - 1983-04-01 - from Ergodebooks (SKU: DADAX0553279378)
Stock Photo: Cover May Be Different

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

by Maya Angelou

  • Used
  • paperback
Condition
Used:Good
ISBN 10
0553279378
ISBN 13
9780553279375
Seller
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
HOUSTON, Texas
Item Price:
£22.36
£9.61 shipping to GBR
Standard Delivery: 15 to 25 days

More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

About This Item

Bantam, 1983-04-01. Reprint. Mass Market Paperback. Used:Good.

Synopsis

Titled after a stanza from Paul Laurence Dunbar’s poem “Sympathy,” I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings is the first of a series of seven autobiographical novels by African-American poet and writer Maya Angelou. Personally deeply involved and affected by the civil rights movement, the volume explores racism and identity in her early life.   I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings was nominated for the National Book Award in 1970. However, due to its depiction of controversial subjects such as sexuality, lesbianism and rape, the use of the novel in classrooms has been frequently challenged.

Read more: Identifying first editions of I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Reviews

Review this book and you'll be entered for a chance to win $50!

(Log-in or create an account first!)

You're rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!

Details

Bookseller
Ergodebooks US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
DADAX0553279378
Title
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
Author
Maya Angelou
Format/binding
Mass Market Paperback
Book condition
Used:Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
Reprint
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0553279378
ISBN 13
9780553279375
Publisher
Bantam
Place of Publication
Westminster, Maryland, U.s.a.
Date published
1983-04-01

Terms of Sale

Ergodebooks

We have 30 day return policy.

About the Seller

Ergodebooks

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.co.uk member since: 2005
HOUSTON, Texas
Ask Seller a Question

About Ergodebooks

Our goal is to provide best customer service and good condition books for the lowest possible price. We are always honest about condition of book. We list book only by ISBN # and hence exact book is guaranteed.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

Mass Market
Mass market paperback books, or MMPBs, are printed for large audiences cheaply.  This means that they are smaller, usually...[more]
reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.

This Book’s Categories

tracking-