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cover of The Color Purple

The Color Purple

by Walker, Alice

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition/7th Printing
ISBN
9780151191536
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£60.47

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1982. First US Edition/7th Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. A Seventh Printing of the author's highly acclaimed novel beginning with the letter G on copyright page. In ivory boards with purple spine cloth and silver type. Front corners lightly dinged and some pale spotting to top page ends and to a lesser degree… Read more
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cover of Beloved

Beloved

by Morrison, Toni

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780394535975
Item Price
£30.24

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1987. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition stated. In linen cloth with silver foil to illustration on front board and type on spine. Light dings at corners and previous owner's name to top of FFEP, otherwise clean and solid. Jacket is unclipped with fadging to spine with a little… Read more
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cover of The Color Purple

The Color Purple

by Walker, Alice

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/2nd Printing
ISBN
9780151191536
Item Price
£151.18

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1982. First US Edition/2nd Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Second Printing of the author's highly acclaimed novel with printing sequence 'BCDE' on copyright page and no statement of edition. In ivory boards with purple spine cloth and silver type. Vertical crease to spine which is very slightly cocked. Some small stains to bottom… Read more
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£151.18
cover of If Beale Street Could Talk

If Beale Street Could Talk

by Baldwin, James

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1974
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780803741690
Item Price
£151.18

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New York: The Dial Press, 1974. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. First Printing stated of the author's magnificent novel. In orange cloth with gilt titling to spine. Top page ends tinted yellow. Spine slightly cocked. An ex-library with minimal markings: Tape shadows to tops and bottoms of boards and free endpapers; sticker shadow, a couple very… Read more
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cover of The Water Dancer

The Water Dancer

by Coates, Ta-Nehisi

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2019
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/1st Printing
ISBN
9780399590597
Item Price
£9.07

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New York: One World, 2019. First US Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition stated and full number line down to and including 1. In blue boards with black spine. Small split to bottom of spine, otherwise in great shape. Jacket is unclipped with with slight ripple to top of front panel and some wear at corners… Read more
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cover of White Teeth

White Teeth

by Smith, Zadie

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780375501852
Item Price
£15.12

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New York: Random House, 2000. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Authors acclaimed debut novel. First Edition stated with correct number sequence. In beige boards with silver type. A few tiny spots to bottom of spine, a dent to bottom of rear board and general edge and corner wear. Slight cock to spine. Jacket is unclipped… Read more
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cover of Wild Seed

Wild Seed

by Butler, Octavia E.

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1980
Condition
Fair
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780385151603
Item Price
£136.06

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Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1980. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Fair/Good. The prequel to her beloved Patternist novels. First Edition stated. An ex-library copy with cocked spine in red boards with white type. Edge and corner wear with creasing and dent to bottom front corner. Adhesive remanants to pastedowns with stickers to rear as well. Library… Read more
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cover of The Color Purple

The Color Purple

by Walker, Alice

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/3rd Printing
ISBN
9780151191536
Item Price
£136.06

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1982. First US Edition/3rd Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good +. Third Printing of the author's highly acclaimed novel beginning with the letter C on copyright page. In ivory boards with purple spine cloth and silver type. Three corners dinged/bumped with small splits to bottom front and top rear corners. Rubbing to type on spine.… Read more
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£136.06
cover of The Water Dancer

The Water Dancer

by Coates, Ta-Nehisi

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2019
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition/1st Printing
ISBN
9780399590597
Item Price
£9.07

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New York: One World, 2019. First US Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First Edition stated and full number line down to and including 1. In blue boards with black spine. A few marks to top page ends. Jacket is unclipped with edgewear, creasing and rubbing. Short tear to bottom rear corner.
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cover of Between the World and Me

Between the World and Me

by Coates, Ta-Nehisi

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2015
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780812993547
Item Price
£60.47

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New York: Spiegel & Grau, 2015. First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Fair/Good. First Edition stated and full number line down to and including 1. Top front corner bumped/split withlight edgewear. A few page corners are creased and there is an apparent coffee spill to front page ends that goes for about 2/3 the thickness of text block and is… Read more
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cover of If Beale Street Could Talk

If Beale Street Could Talk

by Baldwin, James

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First US Edition Thus/1st Printing
Item Price
£18.90

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New York: Signet/New American Library , 1975. First US Edition Thus/1st Printing . Paperback. Very Good +/N/A. First Printing stated with full number line 1-9. Some vertical creases to spine from reading which is slightly cocked. Book still glossy - Very Good +.
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cover of Clay's Ark

Clay's Ark

by Butler, Octavia E.

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Book Club Edition
Item Price
£27.21

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1984. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. In black boards with mauve type to spine which is very slightly cocked. Very faint spotting to top page ends. Interior clean with tight binding. Jacket has some edgwear/nicks, scuffing, marks and scratches with a very faded spine.
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cover of Children of Blood and Bone

Children of Blood and Bone

by Adeyemi, Tomi

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2018
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9781250170972
Item Price
£12.09

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New York: Henry Holt and Company , 2018. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. First Edition stated with full number line down to and including 1. In black pictorial boards with gilt and silver foil. Ding to bottom of rear corner. Jacket is unclipped. Appears unread.
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