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    Chinua Achebe. Things Fall Apart. London: Heinemann, [1958]. First edition, signed by the author. Octavo. [viii], 185, [3, blank] pages. Publisher's original brick-red cloth, spine lettered in gilt, publisher's device blindstamped on rear cover; very minor edgewear, head of spine just pushed. Cream colored endpapers, all edges trimmed; edges unevenly toned, minor stains. Internally clean and bright, signed on the title page by Chinua Achebe. Original color pictorial dust jacket; minor wear and wrinkling, somewhat toned, particularly to back panel and top edges, some spotting and foxing, a few chips with minor losses, two small pinpricks to back panel. Housed in a custom black quarter crushed morocco clamshell, spine lettered and lined in gilt, with five raised bands; near fine. A near fine book in a very good dust jacket, signed by the author.

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