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    Toni Morrison's Rare First Book in the First Issue Dust Jacket, Signed by Her

    Toni Morrison. The Bluest Eye. New York, et al.: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, [1970]. First edition of the author's first book. Signed by the author on the title page. Octavo. 164 pages. Publisher's blue cloth over green paper-covered boards with silver spine titles. Original first state dust jacket, with price of $5.95 and 1070 at bottom of front flap. Moderate wear to the binding, with sunning to the spine. Spine slightly skewed. Light soiling to the boards. Significant restoration to the jacket, resulting in a wavy quality to much of the surface. A good copy of a rare title.


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    November, 2015
    4th-5th Wednesday-Thursday
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