Lot 143 of 221:
Signed Alice Childress  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$60
Estimate:
$100 - $150

Title:
Like One of the Family

Author:
Childress, Alice

Place:
Brooklyn, NY

Publisher:
Independence Publishers

Date:
1956

Description:

First Edition. pp: ix, 226; frontispiece portrait and dust wrapper by Bert Silverman. Original red & gray boards; pictorial dust wrapper stained on front from old transparent tape, now removed. 8.25" x 5.5" 

Original Boards. Inscribed on the front endpaper to Doris Abramson (historian of Black Theater) "...with Best Wishes / Alice Childress." The scene of this novel is Harlem, New York City. Author's first book.

Donated by Bob & Alison Petrilla, Roosevelt, NJ.


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Condition:
Very Good in Good dust-jacket.


 
Item number:
254885a
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