Angus and Robertson, 1960, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First
Black coloured boards with silver coloured titles to the backstrip. Plain text dustwrapper with black and white coloured background with white and red coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. The story of a young African-American boy growing up in Mississippi in a time and a world where all his rights as a human being were denied to him. " It is a story of frustration and cruelty but also of hope long the escape route of self-expression." -- from the front fold over panel. Bumping to the backstrip edges and rubbing to the book corners. Heavy browning to the text block edges. Browning to the endpapers. Very heavy browning to the internal text. Rubbing and chipping to the top dustwrapper corners and rubbing to the lower corners. There is a 0.25 " tear to the top backstrip edge with associated creasing, and a similar sized tear to the top edge of the rear dustwrapper edge. Slight darkening of the backstrip region light browning and a few marks to the verso of the dustwrapper. There is quite noticeable browning of the top edge of the fold over panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. , 4 - 359,  pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; United States; Inventory No: 0106959.