New York: Random House, 1952. FIRST EDITION. Hardback. FIRST EDITION, FIRST STATE  SIGNED copy of this winner of the National Book Award, and a Burgess 99 title.  As well as Native Son, this is one of the two post-Harlem Renaissance African-American novels that have entered "the Western Canon" as acknowledged classics. Winner of the National Book Award, and also a *Burgess 99* title. A nicer copy of this title than usually seen: better than very good in its original now iconic pictorial dust jacket..and signed on a tipped-in page by the celebrated author.  Presented in a custom clamshell box.. Near Fine / Very Good Plus. Item #10367

Price: $3,750.00