The Grass Is Singing

by Lessing, Doris

"A Plume book." Reprint of the 1950 ed. published by T. Y. Crowell, New York.

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The Grass is Singing

by Lessing, Doris

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1950
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New York: Michael Joseph, 1950. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. BOOK VERY GOOD/JACKET VERY GOOD+. 8vo - over 7¾"" - 9¾"" tall. Signed by Author. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on a special, decorative bookplate. A VERY CLEAN, ATTRACTIVE COPY WITH A BRIGHT DUSTJACKET IN NEW, GLOSSY BRODART. NO PREVIOUS OWNER MARKINGS. 1ST PRINTING OF AUTHOR'S… Read more
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1950
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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1950. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. BOOK VERY GOOD+/JACKET VERY GOOD+. 8vo - over 7¾"" - 9¾"" tall. Signed by Author. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on a special, decorative bookplate. A VERY CLEAN, ATTRACTIVE COPY WITH A BRIGHT DUSTJACKET IN NEW, GLOSSY BRODART. NO PREVIOUS OWNER MARKINGS. 1ST U.S. PRINTING… Read more
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THE GRASS IS SINGING

by LESSING DORIS

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1950
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London: Michael Joseph, 1950. First Edition. Hard Cover. Dust Jacket. First UK Edition. Publisher's brown cloth titled in yellow to spine. Lightly sunned to spine panel. In a very good unclipped D/W, bright and sharp, with some very minor chipping to the head of spine. Very good indeed. A strong, bright and handsome copy of the… Read more
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The Grass is Singing

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1950
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GRASS IS SINGING

by Lessing Doris

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1950
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London: Michael Joseph, 1950. First Edition. 8vo, publisher's original sepia coloured cloth, the spine lettered in yellow, in the pictorially decorated dustjacket. 256 pp. A handsome and very well preserved copy with minimal mellowing to the cloth and only a touch of shelf wear to the lower tips of the jacket. … Read more
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THE GRASS IS SINGING.

by Lessing, Doris.

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1950
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NY: CROWELL.. Fine. 1950. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in near fine dust jacket. (Spine on jacket slightly age toned. Hint of light shelf wear at spine ends on jacket. ) Nobel Prize winners FIRST book. .
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THE GRASS IS SINGING

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1950
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The Grass is Singing

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1950
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The Grass Is Singing.

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1950
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Michael Joseph, London., 1950. First edition. The author's scarce first book, a novel. Octavo. 256 pages.Previous ownership inscription on front pastedown scrawled over but largely hidden by the flap of the dustwrapper. Very good in very good dustwrapper slightly chipped at head and tail of spine and with a few small nicks.
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(1950)
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The Grass is Singing.

by Lessing, Doris.

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1950.
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New York:: Thomas Y. Crowell,, 1950.. First Printing of the First US Edition. A Very good plus copy with a small bump to one corner in a Very Good plus, unclipped dust jacket with light soiling to rear panel and modest edgewear to extremities. Set in South Africa under white rule, Doris Lessing's first novel is both a… Read more
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Grass is Singing The (Plume Fiction)

by Lessing, Doris

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1976-04-01
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Grass is Singing

by Doris Lessing

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1982-01-01
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9780586051030
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c1950
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THE GRASS IS SINGING

by Doris Lessing

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1972
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First Edition; Eighth Printing
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London: Michael Joseph. 1972. First Edition; Eighth Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+ in a Very Good+ price clipped dust jacket. Light foxing on top text block edge. .
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The Grass is Singing

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1950
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1950
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1950
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Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1950. Softcover. Good. Signed. Early edition. The title page has been signed by Doris Lessing in ink. The wraps are rather shelf rubbed and edge worn, but remain bright and intact. Internally, there is some light marking on the early pages and light tanning throughout, but there are no other markings or inscriptions, and… Read more
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The Grass Is Singing

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The Grass Is Singing: A Novel (Perennial Classics)

by Lessing, Doris

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1999-12-22
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The Grass Is Singing: A Novel

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2008-09-16
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The Grass is Singing. A novel.

by DORIS LESSING

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1950
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1st Edition
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Michael Joseph, London, 1950. First Edition (first printing). 8vo. 256pp. Brown cloth lettered in yellow at the spine. Some spotting to the cloth, and also some uneven fading to the upper and lower boards, and some further fading to the backstrip. Just a tiny hint of spotting to the front free endpaper, but thereafter a lovely crisp copy. No dust… Read more
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The Grass is Singing

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1950
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Michael Joseph, 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. 256 pages. The British Nobel Prize-winning author's first novel. First edition (first printing). A very good copy, lacking the dust jacket. Spine faded, with tall tide mark to cloth and matching discoloration to endpapers.
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The Grass is Singing

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1950
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The Grass Is Singing - 5th impression

by Lessing, Doris

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1950
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9780718101633
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Michael Joseph, 1950. Hardcover. Good/Fair. The jacket is torn and a bit marked. Internally clean and tightly bound - a little cocked. Minor foxing, rippling and tanning.. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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The Grass Is Singing

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1975
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9780690007473
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New York: Crowell, 1975. Near fine in dust jacket with light wear.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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1950
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The Grass is Singing

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1950
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Grass is Singing The (Plume Fiction)

by Lessing, Doris

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The Grass is Singing.

by Lessing, Doris

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The Grass Is Singing

by Doris Lessing.

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The Grass Is Singing

by Doris Lessing

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1976-03-01
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The Grass is Singing

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1950
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The Grass is Singing

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1961
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London: Penguin. Very Good+. 1961. Paperback. Corners very slightly bumped. ; Book is in excellent condition - exception noted. Author was the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature - this is her first novel. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 217 pages .
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The Grass Is Singing: A Novel

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The Grass is Singing Lessing, Doris

by Lessing, Doris

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1976-04-01
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9780452257726
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The Grass is Singing.

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The Grass is Singing

by Doris Lessing

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1981
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London : Heinemann, 1981 A clean and tightly bound book. Spine faded. Covers shelf worn. A good reading copy recognised as one of the best post-war novels set in Rhodesia.
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The Grass is Singing

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1981
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The Grass is Singing

by Doris Lessing

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1952
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Bantam Books, 1952. 1st Printing Thus. Soft cover. Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. Glossy illustrated wraps with trace edgewear, scuffing and toning. Cover art by Fletcher Martin. Binding tight, spine not creased, text clean. Interior quite toned. No previous owner names, stickers or stamps. Appears never read!
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1950-01-01
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The Grass is Singing

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1952
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Grass is Singing, The

by Doris Lessing

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Penguin. Used - Acceptable. Acceptable condition. Front hinge cracked. Pages coming loose. Reading copy only. (Africa, Marriage, Rhodesia, Literature)
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The Grass is Singing

by Doris Lessing

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1961
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The Grass is Singing

by Lessing, Doris

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1973
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New York: Popular Libary, 1973. Some cover, edge wear, discoloration. Pages good. Bind reinforced. Rare printing. 1950 at copyright page; 10-73 at page 287 indicating print date. Classic cover art of black man and white woman, both nude above waste in a green mist, standing back to back. An electrifying journey into the heart… Read more
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The Grass is Singing

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1961
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Harmondsworth, Middlesex, UK: Penguin Books Ltd, 1961. Paperback in acceptable condition. First Penguin edition. Covers, page block and pages are marked, tanned and edge-worn. Leading corners and spine are creased, affecting pages. One centimetre tears on spine ends. Spine foot is chipped. Front lower edge and a few pages are nicked. Text is clear throughout. Binding is intact. HCW. Paperback.… Read more
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Grass Is Singing (African Writers)

by Doris Lessing

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1973-05-21
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9780435901318
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The Grass is Singing

by LESSING, Doris

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1976
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New York: New American Library, 1976. Softcover. Very Good. First edition. Very good in wrappers. Highlighting in text, paper covers are clean but creased, and rubbed. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.
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The Grass is Singing.

by Lessing, Doris

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Thomas Y. Crowell & Co.. Collectible - Acceptable. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co., 1950. 1st U.S. edition. Sm 8vo. 245pp. Fair book. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Spine gapped. Spine ends frayed, back joint torn an inch at crown. Boards considerably soiled; "I love you Jimmy" written in ink across front board. Boards quite edgeworn; corners frayed.… Read more
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