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Brown Girl, Brownstones by  Paule Marshall - Signed First Edition - 1959 - from Burnside Rare Books, ABAA (SKU: 140943063)

Brown Girl, Brownstones

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Brown Girl, Brownstones

by Marshall, Paule

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  • near fine
  • Signed
  • First
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New York: Random House, 1959. First Edition. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Signed by Paule Marshall on the title page. Bound in publisher's original paper boards over black spine cloth lettered in red and white. Near Fine with bumping to bottom inner corner of front board, pages toned. In a Near Fine unclipped dust jacket with toning and light edge wear. A lovely signed first edition of the author's first book, an account of Barbadian immigrant life in Brooklyn.

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Bookseller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
140943063
Title
Brown Girl, Brownstones
Author
Marshall, Paule
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Random House
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1959
Keywords
signed, immigrant, Caribbean, Barbados, New York
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;

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About Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

Burnside Rare Books specializes in literary first editions and works of cultural and historic significance. We are located in Portland, Oregon and welcome visitors by appointment.

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spine
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