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Roots by  Alex Haley - Hardcover - Signed - 1976 - from curtis paul books inc. (SKU: 32495)

Roots

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Roots

by Haley, Alex

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN 10
0385037872
ISBN 13
9780385037877
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Doubleday. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1976. Hardcover. 0385037872 . Later printing hardcover. Inscribed to ffep by Haley, dated 11/12/76. Trace shelfwear to board edges, tiny spot to rear board, and few folded page corners nearly at page tips. The DJ in mylar has a trace edgewear, crease to spine, minor faint blemish to front panel. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Signed by Author .

Synopsis

Tracing his ancestry through six generations - slaves and freedmen, farmers and blacksmiths, lawyers and architects - back to Africa, Alex Haley discovered a sixteen-year-old youth, Kunta Kinte. It was this young man, who had been torn from his homeland and in torment and anguish brought to the slave markets of the New World, who held the key to Haley's deep and distant past. Originally published: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1976.

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Bookseller
curtis paul books inc. US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
32495
Title
Roots
Author
Haley, Alex
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0385037872
ISBN 13
9780385037877
Publisher
Doubleday
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1976
Keywords
0385037872

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