[Biographies]. Group of Four First Editions. [Vari...
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Description[Biographies]. Group of Four First Editions. [Various places: various publishers, 1906-1976]. Winston S. Churchill: Lord Randolph Churchill. London: Macmillan, 1906. First edition. Two octavo volumes. Publisher's full red cloth, front boards and spines stamped in gilt. Spines toned and rubbed. Boards rubbed and bumped, with some soiling. A few hinges starting. Skewed. Good.
[Together with:] Erskine Caldwell. God's Little Acre. New York: Viking: 1933. First edition. Octavo. 303 pages. Publisher's full black cloth, front board and spine stamped in green and yellow, dust jacket. Cloth binding rubbed, soiled, creased, corners worn. Bookplate on front pastedown. Jacket with extensive tape repair/reinforcement on verso. Jacket toned, worn, creased, soiled, with some chipping and tears. Fair.
[And:] Alice Walker. Revolutionary Petunias. New York: Harcourt, Brace, . First edition. Signed by Walker on the title-page. Octavo. 70 pages. Publisher's full blue cloth, spine stamped in black, price-clipped dust jacket. Some rubbing to binding, gift inscription on front pastedown. Jacket toned, creased, rubbed, soiled, with light chipping. Good.
[And:] Alex Haley. Roots. New York: Doubleday, 1976. First edition. Inscribed by Haley on the front free endpaper: "10/19/76/Yacub T. Addy-/Very best wishes!/Alex Haley". Octavo. 587 pages. Publisher's black cloth backstrip over brown boards, spine stamped in brown and gilt, dust jacket. Some rubbing, soiling, wear to cloth binding. Tape repairs to jacket verso. Jacket toned, worn, creased, soiled, with some chips and tears. Good.
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