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Like One of the Family by  Alice Childress - Signed First Edition - 1956 - from citynightsbooks (SKU: 16447)

Like One of the Family

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Like One of the Family

by Childress, Alice

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Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A.: Independence Publishers, 1956. First edition (NAP). Red spine, gray boards, black titles. Inscribed to (Dr.) Doris Abramson, author of a book on Black American playwrights. A series of conversations in monologue by a domestic worker and about her life. Book very good with tape marks to endsheets. DJ, with cover illustration by Bert Silverman, also very good with patch of discoloration from former tape to reverse (now removed), edgewear. 226 p. Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.


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Like One of the Family
Childress, Alice
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Used - Very Good
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Very Good
1st Edition
Independence Publishers
Place of Publication
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A.
Date Published
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African American Literature;

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