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The Wings of Oppression

by Hill, Leslie Pinckney

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  • Hardcover
  • First
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Very Good/No Jacket
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About This Item

Boston: The Stratford Company, 1921. Spine slightly sunned, gilt faded on spine, board edges somewhat bumped. Faint offsetting shadow on copyright and dedication pages. Very nice copy.. First Edition. Cloth Backed Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Trade.

Synopsis

The first and only book of poetry written by the important African-American educator Leslie Pinckney Hill. Hill attended Harvard from 1899 to 1904, receiving his master’s in education before teaching at Tuskeegee and other institutions.

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The Title Page ABAA US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
W71378
Title
The Wings of Oppression
Author
Hill, Leslie Pinckney
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Stratford Company
Place of Publication
Boston
Date Published
1921
Size
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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About The Title Page ABAA

Approximately 60,000 books displayed in our storefront with another 50,000 in an available storage facility. It is a general, out of print, and antiquarian book store. A gem in the heart of Rosemont, we believe in personal service to the customer. We also search for books.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [more]
sunned
Damage done to a book cover or dust jacket caused by exposure to direct sunlight. Very strong fluorescent light can cause slight... [more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [more]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback. Also... [more]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in... [more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a... [more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [more]

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