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The Bluest Eye

MORRISON, TONI

  • Book condition: First Edition of the author's first book; review copy, with the review slip and the author’s publicity photo laid in. A fine c
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New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1970. First Edition of the author's first book; review copy, with the review slip and the author’s publicity photo laid in. A fine copy in a dust jacket with very slight browning; a far above average copy.

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The Bluest Eye

MORRISON, Toni

  • Edition: First
  • Book condition: near fine
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New York: Holt Rinehart, 1970. First. hardcover. near fine/near fine. 8vo, cloth backed boards, d.w. New York: Holt, Rinehart, (1970). First Edition. A near fine copy of her uncommon first book, inscribed, "To....Sincere Best wishes - Toni Nov. 1. 1972. NYC." First issue dust wrapper, with $5.95 & 10/70 on front flap.

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The Bluest Eye

Morrison, Toni

  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Book condition: Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1970 Author's First Book. First State Dustjacket with $5.95 price and 1070 at bottom of front flap. Advance Review Copy. Review slip, black and white 5" x 7" photo of Morrison, signed bookplate and a printed letter from publisher laid in. Extremely rare. Book is protected in a custom cut clear mylar cover.. Signed by Author. First Edition.. Fine/Fine.

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The Bluest Eye

Morrison, Toni

  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good
  • Quantity available: 1
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970. First Edition. Good/Good. First Edition, First Printing. Signed by Toni Morrison on the front free endpaper and inscribed to a former owner. Good. Lean and creases to spine, boards toned at edges. Several small stains and dog-ears to pages. In a Good price-clipped dust jacket, toned, with several edge-tears and creases to flaps. The author's first book, signed and warmly inscribed to a friend and colleague.

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The Bluest Eye

Morrison, Toni

  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Book condition: Near Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
Holt Rinehart andWinston, 1970 A near fine first edition in a near fine dust jacket (with the original price and date code still present on the front flap). First Edition stated on the copyright page. Publisher's bookplate signed by Toni Morrison laid in. Previous owner's blindstamp on title page. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

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The Bluest Eye

Morrison, Toni

Holt Rinehart Winston, 1970. Blue cloth spine over grey boards, gilt titles. Stated first edition. Very good with splashed coffeestain at bottom foreedge (affecting page edges and endsheet corners), light spotting at top edge. First state DJ also very good with aging, edgewear at head of spine, 1" tear at bottom rear flap fold. Flap price of $5.95, DJ code of 1070. Rare. 164 pp.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Book.

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The Bluest Eye.

MORRISON, Toni.

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New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, , 1970. Octavo. Original blue cloth-backed grey boards, titles to spine in silver. With the dust jacket. Housed in a custom beige cloth slipcase. Slight discolouration along top and bottom of cloth, bottom edge a little rubbed. Else, a fine copy in the near-fine dust jacket, light overall toning, small creases to flaps. First edition, first printing, of Morrison's highly influential debut novel. In spite of being regularly challenged (the American Library Association ranked it fourth on their list of most challenged books for 2014 alone), it often features on schools' reading lists, and has been adapted several times. Morrison wrote The Bluest Eye whilst working as a senior fiction editor at Random House, waking at 4 am each morning to write before work.

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The Bluest Eye A Novel

Morrison, Toni

  • Edition: 1st Edition. 1st Printing
  • Book condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
  • ISBN: 0684100894 / 9780684100890
  • Quantity available: 1
Holt , Rinehart and Winston. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1970. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. First-state dust jacket has very slight soil, faint vertical crease down the center of spine, running its length, 1/16-inch tear to top edge of back panel. Front flap has light vertical stripe running parallel to the outside edge, probably a printing defect. Jacket is still quite attractive, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book is in excellent condition; margins of boards are mildly sunned, edge of spine foot is bumped. Book will open only 30 degrees without encountering strong resistance; it is clearly unread and unopened. . Stated first edition with no printing statement, as required for first edition. '1070' printed at bottom of front flap, price of $5.95. A handsome first edition of the first book published by the author, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1988 and the Nobel Prize in literature in 1993. First printing, first state dust jacket. Scarce. . 8vo 8&quo ... Read more

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994. A six volume set consisting of The Bluest Eye, Sula, Song of Solomon, Tar Baby, Beloved and Jazz. Octavo, 6 volumes, original cloth bound with slipcase. Each volume of this special slipcased edition are inscribed by Toni Morrison. Each are in fine condition contained in a fine slipcase. Nominated for the National Book Award, Sula exemplifies the mysteries of death, friendship, and poverty, and its rare economy in writing is met with critical acclaim and popular success, establishing Morrison as one of the 20th century's most significant novelists. Sula is but one example of the prodigious writing that Morrison has done, for which she has been awarded the 1988 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1993 Nobel Prize in Literature, and the 2012 Presidential Medal of Freedom.

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The Bluest Eye

Morrison, Toni

  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good+
  • Quantity available: 1
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Stated First Edition. Browning to top page edges. Small previous owner embossed stamp to half-title page. Word in red oil pen about three-inches long to rear end paper $5.95 price on jacket with 1070 on bottom of front jacket flap. Browning to white portion of jacket. Very shallow chip to top of jacket on spine and four short tears to jacket. Creasing to front flap of jacket..

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THE BLUEST EYE

TONI MORRISON

BOOK COVER AND PAGES FINE 215 P

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This is the hardcover stated Knopf First Edition from 2000. Both the dj and the book are in excellent condition. There are no rips, tears, markings, etc.---and the pages and binding are tight (see photo). **Note: All books listed as FIRST EDITIONS are stated by the publisher in words or number lines--or--only stated editions that include only the publisher and publication date. Check my feedback to see that I sell exactly as I describe. So bid now for this magnificent, impossible-to-find LITERARY COLLECTIBLE.Like New

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The Bluest Eye

Morrison, Toni

  • Edition: 1st knopf edition; First Printing
  • Book condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
  • ISBN: 0375411550 / 9780375411557
  • Quantity available: 1
New York: Knopf. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1993. 1st knopf edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0375411550 . 0.9 x 8.5 x 5.9 Inches; 215 pages .

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The Bluest Eye

Morrison, Toni

New York, New York: Knopf, 2000. Oprah's Book Club Edition, 2000, Morrison's first novel..... First. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Children's.

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THE BLUEST EYE

MORRISON, TONI

  • Edition: STATED FIRST OF OPRAH BOOK CLUB EDITION
  • Book condition: NEAR FINE
  • ISBN: 0375411550 / 9780375411557
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New York: KNOPF, 2000. THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL COPY, NEAR IN FINE DJ OF THIS IMPORTANT VOLUME BY THE LEGENDARY TONI MORRISON.....THE BLUEST....THIS IS A STATED FIRST EDITION OF THE SPECIAL OPRAH BOOK CLUB EDITION OF 2000 BY ALFRED A. KNOPT...DESTINED TO BE A FAIRLY IMPORTANT COLLECTABLE VOLUME..THE TITLE IS RIGHT...THE AUTHOR IS RIGHT AND THE CONDITION IS RIGHT. STATED FIRST OF OPRAH BOOK CLUB EDITION. HARDBOUND. NEAR FINE/Fine. OCTAVO. THE BLUEST EYE.

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The Bluest Eye

Morrison, Toni

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Plume. Fiction. First thus, 5th or later printing. Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature. . New. Soft cover. First Thus. 2000. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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The Bluest Eye H/C

Toni Morrison

Knopf. 1993. Paperback. 0375411550 . Beautiful condition with only issue being some sticker residue on the front cover. Marked First Edition (with Afterword copyright 1993 by Toni Morrison) ; 0.9 x 7.3 x 5.3 Inches; 215 pages; <B>The Bluest Eye</B>, published in 1970, is the first novel written by Toni Morrison, winner of the 1993 Nobel Prize in Literature.<br><br>It is the story of eleven-year-old Pecola Breedlove -- a black girl in an America whose love for its blond, blue-eyed children can devastate all others -- who prays for her eyes to turn blue: so that she will be beautiful, so that people will look at her, so that her world will be different. This is the story of the nightmare at the heart of her yearning, and the tragedy of its fulfillment.<br> .

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New York: Plume/ Penguin Group, 2000. 21st ptg thus . Soft cover. Near Fine. Melissa Jacoby cover. Unread trade paperback, pictorial purple covers, a bit of handling. No names, clean text. "with a new afterword by the author." 32818 shelf

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The Bluest Eye

Morrison, Toni

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NY: Random House Audio Books, 1994 Audio Jacket. Fine/Audio Jacket. First Thus. Audio Cassette. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Two cassettes read by Toni Morrison and Ruby Dee. 180 minutes..

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