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1 Baldwin, James Blues for Mr. Charlie
New York Dial Press 1964 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket 
Book has only light, general wear and aging. Jacket has tape repairs on back of frront spine fold along with other edge conrer and surface wear. Still presentable. In Mylar. This was Baldwin's first play. First Edition. First Printing. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 121 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Baldwin, James Giovanni's Room
London Michael Joseph 1957 First British Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Book has only very light edge wear and anticipated aging. Both front and rear free endpapers have a vertical, rectangular area near spine that is toned, Not sure why. Square and securely bound. This copy is close to near fine. Jacket has some minor wear and very light chipping at spine ends, along with some light aging and soiling. First British Edition of Baldwin's acclaimed second novel which is the first of his works to deal directly with homosexual themes. This copy is signed by Baldwin, with no inscription, on the title page. Handsome copy. ; Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; 221 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 650.00 USD
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3 Baldwin, James Go Tell It on the Mountain
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1953 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing Hardcover Very Good Signed by Author
This is a first edition, first printing, signed copy of Go Tell It on the Mountain James Baldwin's first novel. The book is protectedin a facsimile dust jacket that is clearly labelled. The book itself has some light edge and corner wear with some light fading on the spine. Former owner's name and address in pencil on ffep along with a short note about a page in text. The book is square and securely bound. Baldwin's signature is on a tipped in page before the half-title. Based on Baldwin's own life, the novel explors the impact of the church, Baldwin's father was a minister, on the African-American community and on the Baldwin character, John Grimes. The novel also deals with homosexuality and racism, though not in the more straightforward manner that Baldwin's later novels, like Another Country, did. This is a solid copy of an important book. ; Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; 303 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 1800.00 USD
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4 Baldwin, James Going to Meet the Man
London Michael Joseph 1965 First British Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Book has light, general wear and aging. Square and securely bound. Dustjacket has some edge corner and surface wear with scuffing/rubbing along front spine fold. Price on lower edge of front flap fold is torn away. Overall jacket is about VG. This is a collection of Baldwin short stories. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 252 pages; Sold Nov. sale Ken Pellman website 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5 Baldwin, James If Beale Street Could Talk
New York City Dial Press 1974 0803741693 / 9780803741690 First Edition; Stated First Printing Hardcover 
The book has very light wear with some light sunning along edges. VG+ to NF. Jacket has some edge and corner wear with small tears on bottom edge and at bottom of spine. There are also other miscellaneous small dings and chips. VG-. One of Baldwin's many fine novels.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 197 pages; One of James Baldwin's novels, set in Harlem, dealing with religion. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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