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Youngblood by  John O KILLENS - Signed First Edition - 1954 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (SKU: 69371)

Youngblood

Youngblood by  John O KILLENS - Signed First Edition - 1954 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (SKU: 69371)

Youngblood

by KILLENS, John O

  • Used
  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Very Good
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About This Item

New York: Dial Press, 1954. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition. Tape marks to the endpapers and a bit of wear to the board edges, thus near fine, lacking the dustwrapper. Inscribed by Killens. First novel by an author whose importance to African-American literature is often overlooked.

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Bookseller
Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
69371
Title
Youngblood
Author
KILLENS, John O
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Dial Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1954
Keywords
African-Americana
Bookseller catalogs
African-Americana;

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA

All books are first editions unless otherwise noted. All books are returnable within ten days if returned in the same condition as sent. We accept VISA, MASTERCARD, AMERICAN EXPRESS, DISCOVER, PAYPAL, checks and money orders. New Jersey residents please add 7% sales tax. All items guaranteed, all items subject to prior sale. Members ABAA, ILAB. Shipping is $4 for Media Mail, $5 for Priority Mail or UPS Ground. Orders sent UPS will have tracking emailed to you. Alternate shipping available by request. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required. Any book over $200 must be sent UPS or Priority Mail.

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA

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About Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA

Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., founded in 1985, specializes in first editions of 20th Century American and English fiction. Our inventory of over 75,000 first editions includes: African-American literature & history, Mysteries, Detective Fiction, Drama, Books into Film and Sports books. We routinely issue extensively illustrated color catalogs, available by subscription. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA)and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB). Tom Congalton, founder of Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., actively promotes the ethics and standards of these professional organizations and served as President of the ABAA from 2000 to 2002.

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